Remembering today….. Reginald Maddams

cecilPrivate Reginald Maddams was an army reservist, working on the Midland Railway, when war was declared and he was recalled.

He was one of the few local men who took part in the Christmas Truce of 1914. He  was killed on 21st December 1915 and is buried at the White House Cemetery.

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Party Time!

HRA Xmas Party 2015 2 HRA Xmas Party 2015

Another successful Hollingwood Residents Association event was held at the weekend, at the Hollingwood pub, when their volunteers organised yet another fabulous Christmas Party for local children.

Congratulations also go to Hollingwood Primary School. Thanks to the support, and votes, of local people, the school has  won a free “Dream it Believe it School Christmas Party! “