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A lot of research is needed to prepare our monthly Denham stories and though much of it doesn't relate to our village, it is nonetheless fascinating social history. So we're using this "Extras" page from time to time to publish more about the background to our stories. So just select your "long read" and enjoy  finding much more. 

June 2021

"Life on Britain's Canals and Waterways"

History of the canals of Britain and their people

May 2020

"The fair of long ago"

Denham fair beginnings, abolition and revival

April 2020 

"Escape to the Country"

Stories of an often unexpected childhood

March 2020 

"Not  forgetting watercress"

Denham’s gardening history 

February 2020
"Denham Film Studios - Hollywood UK"
The village and the movies

January 2020
"The Bowyer Story"
Baronets of Denham Court 

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