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George and Sandra Linney
George and Sandra Linney
Hi Anita, I thought you must be the girl I remember but being away from Laindon...
By Sandra Cartlidge
On 27/02/2015
Coronation Party 1953
Coronation Party 1953
Primrose Estate, Laindon
John, Derek Brasier put me onto this website. Bringing back lots of memories as...
By Diane Lewis
On 27/02/2015
My Langdon Hills Burr / Partridge Ancestors
My Langdon Hills Burr / Partridge Ancestors
Hi Patsy.  I will be at the Memory Day tomorrow Saturday 28th February, or...
By Ellen English Nee Burr
On 27/02/2015
My Langdon Hills Burr / Partridge Ancestors
My Langdon Hills Burr / Partridge Ancestors
Hi Ellen.   I'm so, so very sorry to hear about Lynda, she was no...
By patsyspendlove
On 27/02/2015
George and Sandra Linney
George and Sandra Linney
Hello Sandra !   My maiden is Smith.  I use to play with you at Iona...
By Anita Tibbles
On 26/02/2015
Coronation Party 1953
Coronation Party 1953
Primrose Estate, Laindon
Diane, my father was on the sports committee, Harry Grant but, was always known...
By John Grant
On 26/02/2015
Coronation Party 1953
Coronation Party 1953
Primrose Estate, Laindon
My Father was mentioned as Secretary of the Sports Committee on the Primrose...
By Diane Hinton
On 26/02/2015
George and Sandra Linney
George and Sandra Linney
Hello, my brother George and I (Sandra) are living in the New...
By Sandra Cartlidge
On 26/02/2015
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
No. 22 is my dad, Fred Peck....
By Alison Peck
On 25/02/2015
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Hello Jean. Thanks for your reply. Strangely enough I used to know Coleen O'...
By Judy Webb
On 22/02/2015
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Judy - strangely enough, I DID go and see Freddie and the Dreamers - but it'...
By Jean Colbear
On 21/02/2015
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
No. 10 is definitely Colin Markin, he is my husband's cousin....
By Cheryl Markin
On 21/02/2015
Laindon High Road School 1956
Laindon High Road School 1956
The 1956 photograph
No. 29 is definitely John Gilbert. He was my 1st husband....
By Cheryl Markin
On 21/02/2015
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Hello Jean. Just seen my sister Linda. She does remember you. She seems sure...
By Judy
On 21/02/2015
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Judy - a lot of my early recollections are hazy (it was a long time ago!) but I...
By Jean Colbear
On 20/02/2015
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
Hi Pete Reynolds how are you doing?  I last went back into LHR school in...
By Richard Haines
On 20/02/2015
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Hi Bob.  Many thanks and ‘congratulations’ even, for...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 20/02/2015
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
A great article by Nina Humphrey. The overlaid house names on the aerial...
By Bob Connell
On 20/02/2015
Growing up in Langdon Hills
Growing up in Langdon Hills
My family also lived in Salisbury Avenue near to the railway crossing. ...
By Judy Webb
On 20/02/2015
Laindon Shopping Centre - The Decline
Laindon Shopping Centre - The Decline
We continue to await action on the promised regeneration
I might be cynical but I note that the promises of improvements to the Laindon...
By Ian Mott
On 19/02/2015
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
62 is definitely me! Proud to be in 5X with some fantastic characters. Top of...
By Pete Reynolds
On 19/02/2015
Firman's Dairies
Firman's Dairies
Sonny Firman started his milk delivery business in 1932 in the Langdon Hills area
We lived opposite your family in Westley Road for many years from about 1975/6...
By Heidi
On 18/02/2015
Laindon Shopping Centre - The Decline
Laindon Shopping Centre - The Decline
We continue to await action on the promised regeneration
The saga and decline of the Laindon "shopping" centre is appalling in itself...
By Shakun Banfield
On 16/02/2015
Laindon Shops and Employment - Mid Sixties
Laindon Shops and Employment - Mid Sixties
So sad.  I remember Laindon in the early fifties and it was a thriving...
By Sandra Springall
On 11/02/2015
Queen Elizabeth Coronation
Queen Elizabeth Coronation
The Residents of Laindon and Langdon Hills, Essex. Tender to Your Majesty their Loyal and Affectionate Greetings on the occasion of your Coronation.
I remember our whole class being walked down to the cinema to watch the film of...
By Sandra Springall
On 11/02/2015
Memories of Langdon Hills Primary School 1948 -1954
Memories of Langdon Hills Primary School 1948 -1954
We moved to 'Sylvan Glen' Sylvan Road in 1951.   It was like...
By Sandra Springall
On 11/02/2015
Bungalow Names
Bungalow Names
My family lived in 'Sylvan Glen' Sylvan Road from 1951 until 1956. ...
By Sandra Springall
On 11/02/2015
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Hi Ken.  Yes it was Harry who took us flying.  We spent a very...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 11/02/2015
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Fords Research Centre - Before and After
Great story Nina, I take it the pilot was my cousin Harry?  Ken...
By Ken Page
On 11/02/2015
Laindon Shops and Employment - Mid Sixties
Laindon Shops and Employment - Mid Sixties
Hy Nina, I had left England and Laindon by May 1964 and I recall the High Road...
By Ken Page
On 11/02/2015