A brief glimpse into the past

Team, Place & City Details

Highworth Town F.C.

Highworth Town Football Club is a football club based in Highworth, Wiltshire, England.

Cinderford Town A.F.C.

Cinderford Town Association Football Club is a football club based in Cinderford in Gloucestershire, England. Affiliated to the Gloucestershire County FA, they are currently members of the Southern League Division One South and play at the Causeway Ground.

Cinderford R.F.C.

Cinderford RFC is a rugby union club based in the town of Cinderford, Gloucestershire. The first team play in the third tier of the English league system following promotion as champions of National League 2 South at the end of the 2017–18 season.

Highworth
Highworth

Highworth is a market town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England, about 6 miles northeast of Swindon town centre. The 2011 Census recorded a population of 8,151.

Highworth, Queensland
Highworth, Queensland

Highworth is a rural locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Highworth had a population of 301 people.

Highworth Warneford School

Highworth Warneford School is a mixed academy status secondary school in the small town of Highworth, north of Swindon, Wiltshire, England for pupils aged 11 to 16. Since July 2011, the school has been an academy.

Highworth branch line
Highworth branch line

The Highworth branch line was a short railway branch line to the northeast of Swindon, England. It was most successful as a goods line, particularly during wartime when it linked the Great Western Main Line to factories around the town.

Highworth Grammar School for Girls
Highworth Grammar School for Girls

Highworth Grammar School for Girls is a state-funded selective secondary school in Ashford, Kent. The school also admits boys to the sixth form.

Arctic
Arctic

The Arctic is a polar region located at the northernmost part of Earth. The Arctic consists of the Arctic Ocean, adjacent seas, and parts of Alaska (United States), Finland, Greenland (Denmark), Iceland, Northern Canada, Norway, Russia, and Sweden.

High North Alliance

The High North Alliance is an umbrella organisation of several fishing, whaling and Nordic municipal councils. The organisation objectives are, it says, "to protect the rights of whalers, sealers and fishermen to harvest renewable resources in accordance with the principle of sustainable management." The alliance was founded in 1991 in response to calls from environmentalists to prohibit completely commercial whaling, and, from more radical groups, calls to prohibit the killing of marine mammals for any purpose.

High North Center

The High North Center, located at Nord University, is a national center for research, education and policy development. The center recognizes and develops innovation, business creation and politics in the High North area.

Cinderford
Cinderford

Cinderford is a small town and civil parish on the eastern fringe of the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, England, which had a population of 8,494 at the 2011 census.The town came into existence in the 19th century, following the rapid expansion of Cinderford Ironworks and the Forest of Dean Coalfield. Cinderford's origins can be seen in the style and layout of the town, with long rows of identical terraced housing similar to those found in the mining villages of the South Wales Valleys.

Cinderford Canal

The Cinderford Canal was a private canal, opened in about 1797, in Gloucestershire, England, which was used to provide coke and water to Cinderford Ironworks.