The news of the day in the Kirkby Caller, 1605


What today’s tabloids would have been like when James 1 was on the throne. Go here to learn what the gentry are up to. And some things never change — the King has declared an amnesty for people handing in their lances, daggers and swords. Need a job? Carters wanted, sevenpence a day. Plus, all  the latest recipes, household hints, adverts and public notices.


Click here to see the ‘local paper’ that was delivered to Kirkby Stephen households by organisers of the 2003 Charter Fair





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