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Laindon Carnival
Laindon Carnival
Gone but not forgotten
These pics are so interesting to me, all of them. This is because we moved to...
By Richard Haines
On 30/03/2017
Laindon Carnival
Laindon Carnival
Gone but not forgotten
I have added a photograph of the 1951 Berry Boys Carnival Float....
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 29/03/2017
A man who don't refuse
A man who don't refuse
I remember Frank's little shop very well. The huge pieces of tanned leather...
By Robert Springate
On 29/03/2017
A Tenth Birthday Party in Noak Hill Road
A Tenth Birthday Party in Noak Hill Road
David, Glad you liked the pictures.  We did move to a bungalow further up...
By Vivienne Salmon
On 27/03/2017
A man who don't refuse
A man who don't refuse
Frank Plume’s shoe repair shop was a single storey unit on the east side...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 27/03/2017
A man who don't refuse
A man who don't refuse
My brother Tom worked for Frank Plume as a young lad. His duties included...
By Alan Davies
On 27/03/2017
Group at Laindon High Road School July 1945
Group at Laindon High Road School July 1945
I have not seen this picture before and I'm quite intrigued. Some for the...
By Paul Stickland
On 26/03/2017
Group at Laindon High Road School July 1945
Group at Laindon High Road School July 1945
At this morning's Memory Day at Laindon Library, we spoke to Pat...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 25/03/2017
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Colin.  I have added above, an aerial view photo of the area showing where...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 23/03/2017
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Nina, where along Railway Approach is Manor View?...
By Colin Ferrier
On 23/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Richard....I asked dad and he thinks it may have been taken at The Laindon...
By Michelle Collier
On 22/03/2017
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
Nina, how amazing. Just think that being on a construction site that little...
By Richard Haines
On 21/03/2017
Laindon People
Laindon People
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I was very interested to read Donald Joy's contribution and the following...
By Brian Baylis
On 21/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Michelle, in the photo of the boxers outside on a field, do you know where this...
By Richard Haines
On 16/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Michelle, Peter Hardcastle and your Dad Ken were really close friends, through...
By John Muncey
On 16/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
My mistake, I thought you meant the second photo. In the top photo from...
By Michelle Collier
On 14/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
I'm glad you like the photo! Unfortunately dad doesn't remember anyone...
By Michelle Collier
On 14/03/2017
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
Michelle how pleased I was to see this photo, what memories it brought...
By David Muncey
On 14/03/2017
Langdon Hills Primary School
Langdon Hills Primary School
Where are these children now
Regarding the note about Noel Muncey, Noel is my eldest brother, Fred's son...
By David Muncey
On 14/03/2017
A Tenth Birthday Party in Noak Hill Road
A Tenth Birthday Party in Noak Hill Road
Vivienne, thanks for sharing these photos but I hope you won't be too upset...
By David Merchant
On 09/03/2017
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Lived at No.1 Railway Cottages
  Dear Louise l have just re read one of your comments and yes we are...
By Peter Martin
On 08/03/2017
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Lived at No.1 Railway Cottages
Hi Valerie, l am also related to the Martins in the Railway Cottages.  ...
By Peter J Martin
On 07/03/2017
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Charles Edward Clark & family.
Lived at No.1 Railway Cottages
Hello Louise, my name is Peter Martin.  l was just wondering what branch...
By Peter J Martin
On 07/03/2017
Laindon People
Laindon People
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Alan, while I agree with you, I purposely avoided mention of the Grim Reaper. I...
By Donald Joy
On 06/03/2017
Berry Boys Club.
Berry Boys Club.
1946 to present day.
My dad was a member of the Berry Boys boxing club, Fred Nunn was also his...
By Michelle Collier
On 05/03/2017
Laindon People
Laindon People
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When we talk of "old Laindoners" who are we referring to exactly? I would...
By Alan Davies
On 05/03/2017
Richard Henry Davison Chapman - Dunkirk Hero
Richard Henry Davison Chapman - Dunkirk Hero
I’ve found the connection. The 1938 and 1939 Electoral Registers show his...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 04/03/2017
Laindon People
Laindon People
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Everything that Donald states is perfectly true. The principal reason however,...
By Alan Davies
On 04/03/2017
Working in heyday of the reel cinema
Working in heyday of the reel cinema
Life and time of a former projectionist in Laindon
The Radion for me was one of the icons of Laindon High Road. Quite often I...
By Richard Haines
On 03/03/2017
A Pictorial History of Laindon's Buses
A Pictorial History of Laindon's Buses
In response to Donald Joy's comment regarding the changes made to the...
By Ann Rugg
On 03/03/2017