It is a coincidence that David Cummings has been covering the history of Christleton Hall over the past two months just as the University of Law put forward plans to remodel the Hall and construct 50 houses on the car park. This month the story continues with the will of Robert Townsend.
An important lady in Christleton who was the source of funds for many if not all of the plans for the village by Lionel Garnett. The new Boys, and Girls and Infants schools, a new church building at St James, the Mens Institute, funding of musical instruments for the village band, development of the Village Shows and Fetes etc. Her story is told in this months edition.