The Hughes Family of Caverswall

My late father, when he was alive, insisted that I should be married at St Peter’s Church, Caverswall and that he should eventually be interred in the cemetery there. “The Hughes lived in Caverswall,” he would say and, according to clan legend, ┬áthe family had kept a pub in the village and farmed the surrounding […]

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The Rotten Apple Injures Its Neighbours: Encouraging Informants In Georgian Caverswall

During the present global pandemic, the citizens of the United Kingdom have been encouraged to inform on their neighbours if they observe them breaking lockdown rules. This request has received a mixed reception, encouraged much debate and caused a great deal of controversy. However, motivating the population to act as tipsters (whether this be by […]

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