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 Wigborough Coffee Morning, held at Abbotts Hall as work was being done in Great Wigborough Church. On the table are Essex Countryside and other papers brought in by Bernie Ratcliffe - he would always select something to keep us entertained and interested. 

This side of table with their backs to us Colin Wyatt, Carol Wyatt and Elaine Barker.

Far side of table Diane Cook, Ron Green, ...
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Wigborough Coffee Morning, held at Abbotts Hall as work was being done in Great Wigborough Church. On the table are Essex Countryside and other papers brought in by Bernie Ratcliffe - he would always select something to keep us entertained and interested.
This side of table with their backs to us Colin Wyatt, Carol Wyatt and Elaine Barker.
Far side of table Diane Cook, Ron Green, Bernie Ratcliffe. Alex Graham on the end.
On the far table, Bernie's daughter Carol Humm is looking this way.

As I write this on 16 May 2020, I realise this is a picture of a world that has gone for the foreseeable future. People sitting next to each other, no social distancing, nobody knows what is coming. There was another Coffee Morning on 13th March and at it, Alex asked if we should plan another one. The future was a bit uncertain so the suggestion was late April - we might even be back in the Church by then. But it was not to be... [ Tony Millatt ]
Date: 21 February 2020      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Tony Millatt
Image ID TM9_1002
Category 1 Places-->Wigborough


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