My name is Vanda Culpepper (nee) Ashby one of the twins. I lived in
Cottingham up until I married in 1969. My Mum and family are still there.
I do come home often. Mum's house sits on Rockingham Road overlooking the Welland Valley. What a brilliant view. And on a pretty day you can see all
the Church steeples in the other villages.
I have so many fond memories of growing up. From playing little houses in
the spinneys to dance lessons in the old rectory with Mrs. Mole as our
instructor. Sledding up the dale. Riding ponies. And a member of the
We will always have memory lane. Thanks to
your website. You are doing a brilliant job keep up the good work.
Corpus Christi, Texas
30 September 2007
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