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The Newchurch In Rossendale Home
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Ref: WS228
Title: The Newchurch In Rossendale Home
Date: Around 1907
Location: Newchurch In Rossendale Home For Girls
Creator: Unknown, taken from Our Waifs and Strays, July 1907, page 157

Imagine twinkling fairy lights, candles, streamers and brightly coloured bunting, trees decorated with shiny glass baubles and popcorn strings lightly hanging from branch to branch. This was the scene each Christmas at the Newchurch Home. The local community would line the streets and sing carols and the whole village would be decorated.

Rights: © The Children's Society

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