Brackley has its very own poet – Mary Leapor

Mary Leapor was born in 1722 and lived mostly of her life in Goose Green. Her memorial is located – in St Peter’s church in the Lady Chapel should you wish to visit. If reusing this resource (as I am) please attribute as follows: Poems upon several occasions: By Mrs....

The Town of Brackley? Well, where’s that then?

The Town of Brackley? Well, where’s that then? Off the M40, near junction 10. Anything special to be found in this place? It’s now the home of Mercedes since Brawn set the pace. And what of the history, anything old? It has a licence for jousting, or so it’s been...