Private John Thomas Pridmore

Family mourned four brothers

As we approach the centenary of the end of the First World War, I am mindful that not many Sheffield families ended the war untouched by the loss of a loved one, a friend or someone that they knew.

A young life lost at Gallipoli

On a path close to the top of the steps that leads to the hidden and once-forgotten Wardsend Cemetery, there is a memorial which, among other members of the Hides family, includes the name of Ernest.  
Ladybower Reservoir viaduct towering over the village of Ashopton as it was being demolished

Sad glimpses of lost lives

Now it’s just rubble in the bottom of Ladybower Reservoir but once these bricks and stones were the homes of Peak District villagers.
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