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Yes - we CAN do computers!

27 January 2019

When we show books in the Hurd Library we usually tell visitors we can cover almost every subject -...

Dreaming of a white Christmas?

23 December 2018

It doesn’t look like snow this year -but nearly 102 years ago they had some at Hartlebury. What is...

Cheer boys it’s Hartlebury!

18 November 2018

Just in time for the centenary of the Armistice Doug Smith’s book on the VAD convalescent hospital...

Any one for Sueca?

5 November 2018

When Penny Greenwood was looking at this book to see if it needed repairs she was struck by one of...