Ledbury today is a popular tourist destination, with visitors appreciating the historic buildings aligning the High Street and surrounding roads. Sometimes though, these historic (high)lights are hidden under a bushel - or in this case, pebble dashed render.  Here is 1 The Southend, then and now: The Feathers Hotel, on the High Street in Ledbury, … Continue reading Ledbury

The Residence Private Hotel

This post was first published on my previous blog on 31/12/2018 A topical message on a postcard picked up at a local auction I had a sneaking suspicion that this would be a photo of somewhere in Hereford - there was a limited number of people with the surname Hubbard accompanied by three initials.  Using the 1939 Register, I found an Arthur H. F. Hubbard … Continue reading The Residence Private Hotel