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Remember how the cash-strapped National Trust promised not to be so woke? #BoycotttheNationalTrust

86 days ago

…vindicated as you can see below. My Grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, a former Director General of the Trust will, as …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/18574/remember-how-the-cash-strapped-national-trust-promised-not-to-be-so-woke-boycottthenationaltrust

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Tim Parker quits as National Trust chairman but nothing will change

120 days ago

…started a column noting how my late Grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, once Director General of the National Trust, …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/18349/tim-parker-quits-as-national-trust-chairman-but-nothing-will-change

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So Boris do you really care about we smelly oiks? Aussie meat imports & Tony Benn

127 days ago

…would have greatly entertained my Grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, once the senior civil servant at MAFF, so a man …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/18294/so-boris-do-you-really-care-about-we-smelly-oiks-aussie-meat-imports-tony-benn

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Some books belonging to Mora Ilbert, Christmas 1890

186 days ago

…of the Royal Military Canal by my Grandfather Sir John Winnifrith, signed and addressed with love to me. I tried to …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17967/some-books-belonging-to-mora-ilbert-christmas-1890

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My Grandfather spins in his grave again and would sadly conclude that it is time to #BoycotttheNationalTrust which he once ran

194 days ago

…My grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, loved the National Trust and was thrilled to be …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17906/my-grandfather-spins-in-his-grave-again-and-would-sadly-conclude-that-it-is-time-to-boycotthenationaltrust-which-he-once-ran

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Photo Article: From 1899, the woman at the heart of the family mystery

203 days ago

…cousin John Stafford and found in the papers of Sir John Winnifrith is one of the woman at the heart of the mystery, …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17824/photo-article-the-woman-at-the-heart-of-the-family-mystery

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Winnifrith family history mystery - another photo riddle

203 days ago

…I continue to go through the papers of her son, Sir John Winnifrith, and stumble across this photo marked up on the …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17822/winnifrith-family-history-mystery-another-photo-riddle

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The family papers – a night of revelation and shocks

208 days ago

…a reminder of who we discuss. My grandfather was Sir John Winnifrith, christened Alfred John Digby and born in 1908. …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17798/the-family-papers-a-night-of-revelation-and-shocks

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Reading the family papers: it is easy to be reduced to tears

211 days ago

…There is a lot of work done by my grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, on his family tree on his father’s side in … read. There is much work done by my grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, trying to establish the parentage of his mother. …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17794/reading-the-family-papers-it-is-easy-to-be-reduced-to-tears

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Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel: Jane Tomlinson, My Grandfather in his Brideshead days & the portraits of a naked ex girlfriend dilemma

224 days ago

…boat club from 1927. My Bennite grandfather, Sir John Winnifrith, sits on the far right. When I knew him, he was a …

https://www.tomwinnifrith.com/articles/17715/photo-article-from-the-welsh-hovel-jane-tomlinson-my-grandfather-in-his-brideshead-days-the-portraits-of-a-naked-ex-girlfriend-dilemma

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