Important Notice Regarding Delivery:
We have been advised by Royal Mail & Parcelforce that their collection and delivery services will be disrupted by industrial action on the following dates: Wednesday 30th November 2022 and Thursday 1st December 2022 so this may affect the delivery of some orders.
A Memory of Feniton.
My name is Barry Felton and I was born in Feniton, what is now called Old Feniton, in 1945. My grandparents, Norman and Phyllis Wilson ran the Post Office in the village. My mother Patricia, their daughter, was in the WRNS based in London, and she moved to Feniton when she became pregnant and was discharged on compassionate grounds.She stayed with my grandparents and I was born in the Post Office. I have very little recollection of living there, as we moved to Pinhoe when I was about 4 or 5. I know that the Acland family lived at 'the big house' and that the local postman was called Wilkinson. The row of houses next to the Post Office were inhabited mostly by farm workers. I would be interested to know if anyone remembers my family from those days. My mother is still alive at 93 and living in Brisbane Australia.