Subscribe now

All articles & reviews tagged with sarah-martin

Historical

August 2015
Articles > Historical

‘Walking in good works’ – the Sarah Martin story

The old tollhouse in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, was for many years the town gaol. During the 1790s, prison inspector John Howard condemned it as the most defective in the entire country. But it was to be radically and single-handedly transformed by a poor dressmaker named Sarah Martin. Her story is one of compassion, courage and Christian conviction. Sarah…

Read more