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Chowdhary School, Lee Chapel North 1980
Chowdhary School, Lee Chapel North 1980
Class Teachers - Mrs McNeil and Mrs Brown
That's me, the black girl....
By Tracey Harriott
On 31/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
Hi Norman.  Remember me, your old neighbour from Alexandra Road?  The...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 28/05/2016
My Ancestor
My Ancestor
Hi, Having just found this site and reading the contents of this page, I moved...
By June Collins (nèe Steele)
On 27/05/2016
An old photograph of the Manor Hall.
An old photograph of the Manor Hall.
Hi Nina, I noted the mention of Mary Ann Gayler in your reply, and I can add a...
By Eddie Hunt
On 27/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
Hi Norman Whitehead, will be great to see you and your sister at the...
By Ian Hollowbread
On 26/05/2016
Second World War Years
Second World War Years
Harry Rossiter
Hello Ken When you publish Harry's book, I look forward to read a copy....
By Brian Markin
On 26/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
Hi Folks, I have applied to attend twice, but heard nothing back. Is this going...
By Brian Baylis
On 24/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
I would love to attend this reunion as I'm a Laindon boy, born in Elizabeth...
By Jeff Fuller
On 19/05/2016
Tap Dancing
Tap Dancing
Jean Eable
I too went to tap dancing lessons.  I can remember doing a show at the...
By Georgina Nottage (nèe Ellingford)
On 18/05/2016
My Laindon
My Laindon
Hello Christine, I have been off-line for some time, through various reasons,...
By Ken Elliott
On 18/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
I will be there! Where? Roger Wicking (Mr. Foreman 4X2)....
By Roger Wicking
On 17/05/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
i would like to hear from anyone from Laindon....
By Norman Whitehead
On 16/05/2016
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
Bob, I do not know when your grandparents moved to Laindon but I would have...
By Alan Davies
On 15/05/2016
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
A fascinating article with some interesting comments by Alan Davies. My...
By Bob Connell
On 15/05/2016
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
A few further thoughts from the murky cellar of childhood memories. The last...
By Alan Davies
On 14/05/2016
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
I can only assume that the 1949 survey map used differs markedly from the...
By Alan Davies
On 13/05/2016
Marine Stores (Documents)
Marine Stores (Documents)
My early memory of Identity Cards is that they were probably almost totally...
By Alan Davies
On 12/05/2016
Theatrical performance 1945 ?
Theatrical performance 1945 ?
I'm interested to see Beryl Mallett's (nèe King) comment at...
By John Daynes
On 08/05/2016
George and Maria Mihill of Dry Street
George and Maria Mihill of Dry Street
Hi Nina - Interesting reading about Maria and George Mihill. They were, in fact...
By Pat Fitness nèe Mihill
On 08/05/2016
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
I can confirm that No. 26 is Patrick Griffin....
By Patrick Griffin
On 04/05/2016
Marine Stores (Documents)
Marine Stores (Documents)
Thanks Nina. My Dad's sister did say my dad had a hardware shop, but he...
By Daphne Rowbotham (Churms)
On 04/05/2016
Marine Stores (Documents)
Marine Stores (Documents)
This interests me, as one of my ancestors was described as a ‘Marine...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 04/05/2016
Marine Stores (Documents)
Marine Stores (Documents)
I don't really know the answer,  I had no idea what these numbers...
By Daphne Rowbotham (Churms)
On 04/05/2016
Marine Stores (Documents)
Marine Stores (Documents)
I am puzzled by the identification number shown on the ID card of Daphne's...
By Alan Davies
On 04/05/2016
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
I knew of Olga as I lived nearby in Kathleen Ferrier Crescent and often saw her...
By Bob Connell
On 03/05/2016
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
I remember Olga; I remember playing netball with her....
By Anne Burton
On 02/05/2016
A New Angel
A New Angel
Sorry to hear the sad news....
By Anne Burton
On 02/05/2016
Sloper's Dairy of Laindon
Sloper's Dairy of Laindon
My family story
Hi, I think your brother John was my Office Manager in the City in the 1970s. A...
By Sheila Graham
On 01/05/2016
Laindon High Road Shops and Public Buildings
Laindon High Road Shops and Public Buildings
Existing prior to New Town Re-development
I have found the ID card that refers to Marine Stores (1942, and later giving...
By Daphne Rowbotham (Churms)
On 01/05/2016
George and Maria Mihill of Dry Street
George and Maria Mihill of Dry Street
Hi Nina, I found this very interesting, not least because George and Maria were...
By Jane McDonald
On 30/04/2016