Do you have an interesting story to tell? We are looking to introduce a new page in the Magazine, a page dedicated to your stories. Perhaps you have been on an unusual trip or holiday or just have an amusing or historical tale of interest. We would be especially interested in photographs of old Thorpe St Andrew. Contact the Magazine Manager with details. We look forward to hearing from you.

A picture paints a thousand words! To increase interest even further we would strongly encourage regular contributors to submit photographs with their copy whenever possible. It really can make an article come to life! A photo print is fine, but digital photographs can also be accepted – just save onto a disk or better still email as an attachment to

This was sent in recently by a Parish Life reader:

I thought that you may be interested in a postcard with a view of the Parish Church (left). It carries a Thorpe St Andrew GPO date-stamp for 1907 so it can definitely be identified as about a century old. It is rather surprising that it should be in colour on further examination I see the postcard was produced in Belgium by the trichromatic process.
Ken Bull