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See moving pictures from the past!

In this section we want to encourage and promote any relevant video footage relating to the villages of Send and Ripley.

If you have some interesting video clips (or old cine film) of events relating to the villages and you would like us to include these on the website then please contact us as they will be of great interest to people of all generations.

Such clips may include:
– shows or events on the village green or Send Recreation Ground.
– special people who may have attended the village for some reason.
– village fete’s or gatherings.
– old buildings, cars, buses in the village

Please do in contact by and use the contact form – click here

RING IN THE NEW

Every New Year's Eve leads to a bit of jubilation, hope springing eternal that the next year may turn out to be something better than the last. With many people

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Lest We Forget

This video examined the numbers who went to war and those who perished, including Robin Skene the first casualty of the war.

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Dunsborough Park in the 1960s

It is a brief Pathe News clip of a helicopter party at Dunsborough Park in the 1960s and features the then owners Charles Hughesdon and his wife Florence Desmond.

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The "Bank Job"

This re-edited footage with a new sound track shows how the old Nat West Bank was moved up the road in Ripley High Street to its final resting place where

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