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Laindon County Secondary School
Laindon County Secondary School
Swimming Certificate 1965
I don't recall these swimming certificates, not that I would have ever have...
By Donald Joy
On 07/12/2016
Copies of the Basildon Standard
Copies of the Basildon Standard
Any photos please of my Wedding 27th October 1962? Editor: Enquires are being...
By Irene Georgina Cook
On 05/12/2016
Old Photographs of Laindon
Old Photographs of Laindon
Collection of all the old Photographs that are not yet used in articles
My great grandmother lived above the Primrose Cafe in the mid to late 1920s....
By Mandy
On 04/12/2016
Hutted Camp (266)
Hutted Camp (266)
Vowler Road Rocket
A couple of weeks ago I was in the UK and, with my cousin Tony Davies, wandered...
By Alan Davies
On 03/12/2016
Showtime at 56 King Edward Road
Showtime at 56 King Edward Road
Faye Lambert, I am Richard Haines and I was in Jeannie Barwick's class...
By Richard Haines
On 01/12/2016
September Memory Day 2016
September Memory Day 2016
When is the next meeting please? Editor:  Saturday 28th January 2017 at...
By Norman & Gill Whitehead
On 01/12/2016
Showtime at 56 King Edward Road
Showtime at 56 King Edward Road
Hi.  I don't know if anyone still picks up this page? My mum is...
By Faye Lambert
On 01/12/2016
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Kim Bergh, how fascinating for you to rediscover your great grandparents...
By Richard Haines
On 01/12/2016
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Hi.  I would love to join your group.  I have just discovered that I...
By Kim Bergh
On 30/11/2016
Hutted Camp 266
Hutted Camp 266
l live in the house opposite The Climax top of Dry Street, now called Green...
By Pat Sterling
On 27/11/2016
A Bit of Laindon History in Boston
A Bit of Laindon History in Boston
Me again. Just to correct a small mistake in my previous statement. I'd...
By Janet Penston
On 26/11/2016
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
No. 6 - Marilyn? (Harsent)...
By Andrea Ash (nee Pinnell)
On 26/11/2016
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
Brian Perfect, now there's a name I had forgotten since leaving school....
By Donald Joy
On 26/11/2016
A Bit of Laindon History in Boston
A Bit of Laindon History in Boston
Hello All. What a lovely surprise to get an email from Ralph Hawkins this...
By Janet Penston (nee Cudbill)
On 26/11/2016
The Poplars in Lee Wottens Lane
The Poplars in Lee Wottens Lane
This is fascinating. I lived in Gobions. it was the row of houses that led to...
By Shaun wade
On 26/11/2016
Memories of my time at Churchill Johnson
Memories of my time at Churchill Johnson
My grandfather William Turner worked for Churchill Johnson after giving up his...
By Donald Joy
On 24/11/2016
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
Destined to failure, who would shop here when Basildon Town Centre was so close...
By Donald Joy
On 24/11/2016
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
Mustard yellow Ford Granada, Laindon Shopping Centre- that's class ....
By Richard Haines
On 23/11/2016
Memories of my time at Churchill Johnson
Memories of my time at Churchill Johnson
The company was called Churchill Johnson, not Churchill & Johnson. As far...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 23/11/2016
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
Laindon Shopping Centre Free Guide
I worked for Barclays Bank in Laindon. The original premises were at the end of...
By Angela Cooke Nee Bransom
On 23/11/2016
Contributing to the site
Contributing to the site
Friends Reunited ceased operating in February 2016. There were a number of...
By Donald Joy
On 23/11/2016
Laindon Park Country Dancing (2)
Laindon Park Country Dancing (2)
Fabulous picture. I believe the boy extreme back left next to Johnny Wilson is...
By Richard Haines
On 21/11/2016
Laindon Park Country Dancing (2)
Laindon Park Country Dancing (2)
Wendy Robertson is to my left, Linda Brazier is to the left of Christine...
By Jan Wright nee Smithers
On 21/11/2016
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
Back again! Gray matter almost expired. Might start using that as an alias:...
By Donald Joy
On 21/11/2016
Markham's Farm in Langdon Hills
Markham's Farm in Langdon Hills
What happened to the family
What happened to Paul Buckenham's brother Howard? I used to go to the Young...
By Sherry Pulley
On 21/11/2016
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
Nice one Richard, yet more names of the day. Maybe a few more to jog a few more...
By Donald Joy
On 18/11/2016
Topsham Road
Topsham Road
My family story
Ah thanks Editor for the confirmation. I thought my uncle's full name was...
By Ray Stroud
On 18/11/2016
Topsham Road
Topsham Road
My family story
Heather Isitt - thank you for your comments. I'm pretty sure the residents...
By Ray Stroud
On 18/11/2016
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
Coronation Tea Laindon Park School 1953
I remember that the room for the Coronation Tea Party is indeed the one used by...
By Richard Haines
On 18/11/2016
Cottis the Bakers Van
Cottis the Bakers Van
Bread van, Risen again!
That's great news! Does he know about this page?  The van has a very...
By Ham57
On 17/11/2016