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MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: Hilda Moore - serving up tennis to the town

Written by Susan Litherland on .

MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: Hilda Moore -  serving up tennis to the town

Another in Marlborough.News' occasional series of profiles about people and their roles in the life of the Marlborough Area - taking our cue from the book published for the Millennium: MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE


Thwack, scuffle, cheers… Saturday mornings at the Preshute tennis courts are alive with children bashing balls, running

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MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: Major Kate Philp is a relative newcomer to Marlborough - and she just loves the town

Written by Ellen Prockter on .

MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY:  Major Kate Philp is a relative newcomer to Marlborough - and she just loves the town

Ellen Prockter, who wrote the original Marlborough People book to mark the millennium, hears Major Kate Philp's own account of her life since Afghanistan - and how she's putting down roots in Marlborough


I’ve been an army officer for thirteen years and this August I return to civvy street.

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Marlborough People Today: fifteen years on Susan Ho is back - with her husband & children - in the town where she was brought up

Written by Ellen Prockter on .

Marlborough People Today:  fifteen years on Susan Ho is back - with her husband & children - in the town where she was brought up

 

Ellen Prockter, who wrote the original Marlborough People book to mark the millennium, talks to Susan Ho (Sau Yee) who was one of the youngest people featured in the book.  How has her relationship with Marlborough changed since 2000?  She was photographed for the book by David Uttley holding

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MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: meet Carole Walker - stalwart manager of the town’s Jubilee Centre

Written by Ellen Prockter on .

MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: meet Carole Walker - stalwart manager of the town’s Jubilee Centre

 

Ellen Prockter, who wrote the original Marlborough People book to mark the millennium, talks to a relatively ‘new’ Marlborough person, Carole Walker manager of the Jubilee Centre – one of the town’s essential services…

I was born in Johannesburg 1959, but by the time I was eleven we were

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MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: Steve Ennis – hairdresser at The Hair Company

Written by Ellen Prockter on .

MARLBOROUGH PEOPLE TODAY: Steve Ennis – hairdresser at The Hair Company

 

Fifteen years ago, to mark the millennium, a book was published called Marlborough People– portraits in their own words of some of the people who made Marlborough tick. Now, for Marlborough News Online, the interviewer and editor of those portraits, Ellen Prockter, is revisiting some of those featured in the

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