Farr Family

Farr Family

James Grey Farr was a chemist and grocer in Yaxley in 1910, running his store from 183 Main Street (in 2014 Sophie T’s Vintage Teashop). James Grey Farr was a descendent of Joseph Farr (1797-1888) of Long Sutton, Lincs. Joseph Farr was a cooper by trade and...
The Yaxley Gazette

The Yaxley Gazette

THE YAXLEY GAZETTE is the village’s only local magazine. Every month the Yaxley Gazette has a print run of 7500 and is received and read in more than 6300 homes across the village and beyond. Launched in May 2009, the Yaxley Gazette is put together every month...
Clarksteel / Clark Drain

Clarksteel / Clark Drain

Clark-Drain was formerly known as Clarksteel Ltd, which was founded in 1965 by Francis Clark and his wife Dorothy who were looking to buy a manhole cover. At that time they were quoted a 12 to 18 month delivery time! So instead of waiting, they set about making a...