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Presland's Fair
Presland's Fair
Hello Andrea.  I remember the fair as a child, and when I got married I...
By Mary Hawkins
On 19/06/2016
Berry Boys Club.
Berry Boys Club.
1946 to present day.
Does anybody remember my father Terry Gardner? I have his autograph book with...
By Steve Gardner
On 14/06/2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
Love to come.  I left in 1970....
By Tina Stringer /ball
On 13/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
In my work I deal with people using the written word and the vast majority...
By Paul Sargeant
On 08/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
To Nina's point, the English language is always changing. Sometimes quite...
By Alan Davies
On 07/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
I’m convinced the poor spelling and grammar on Facebook is not a...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 07/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
The question you need to ask is 'was the education we received then, worse...
By Paul Sargeant
On 06/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
Good for me, Mr Foreman took personal interest so as to get the best out of his...
By Roger Wicking
On 06/06/2016
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
Alfred Vaughan is interested in having a drink with any old school mates if...
By Thomas Lind
On 05/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
In response to Anne, I suppose I was one of the very naughty ones! There are...
By Paul Stickland
On 05/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
I attended LHRS from 1950-1955.  It was a happy time and not much corporal...
By Anne Burton
On 04/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
To Paul's point, society's values and priorities change. The world...
By Alan Davies
On 04/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
I was always in the "B" stream at LHR and don't know whether this made a...
By Georgina Nottage (nèe Ellingford)
On 04/06/2016
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
Whilst I agree with some of your comments I must say that most of my peers that...
By Paul Gibson
On 04/06/2016
My Ancestor
My Ancestor
Hello June Collins. I notice you live in Norfolk, a large county, but do you...
By Thelma Oliver
On 02/06/2016
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