Copies of the Basildon Standard

Barry mentioned in the comment on the article about the East Mayne underpass that he had around one hundred Basildon Standards from 1959 to 1963. This instigated the following request.

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  • Hello Irene.  Another member of the Archive has located a copy of your wedding photo which was published in the Laindon Recorder 7th November 1962.  I have forwarded this to you by email.  Best Wishes.

    By Nina Humphrey(née Burton) (02/01/2017)
  • I’ve just heard back from Barry Ellerby.  He has looked through his copies of Basildon Standard but unfortunately he doesn’t have the edition that covers 27th October 1962.  Sorry to disappoint you.

    By Nina Humphrey(née Burton) (24/12/2016)
  • Any photos please of my Wedding 27th October 1962?

    Editor: Enquires are being made.

    By Irene Georgina Cook (05/12/2016)
  • About Barry Ellerby’s  copies of the Basildon Standard, did they ever get to be digitised to be inserted onto this site? I’m sure I and many others would be delighted to see them. Don.

    By Donald Joy (05/11/2015)
  • Hi Nina, a belated thank you for my wedding photos – it was also nice to see you again. Best wishes from Andrea.

    By Andrea Ash (nee Pinnell) (01/12/2012)
  • Andrea. While at the Essex Records Office this week, I got photocopies of your wedding photo from both the Recorder and the Standard. I will give them to you next time I see you.

    By Nina Humphrey(née Burton) (21/11/2012)
  • Hi Barry…Just pop round I will show you or do them for you.

    Editor: I have it all in hand Ken

    By Ken Porter (19/11/2012)
  • Hi. If you go along to The British Library REFERENCE DIVISION NEWSPAPER LIBRARY Colindale Avenue, London, NW9 5HE you can search through every paper that has ever been printed, and get copies of anything of interest, I know I’ve gone through all the Basildon papers of 1960/1/2. 

    Allow yourself a day at least. Please check before you go as I did this in 1985, the system may have changed

    By Robin Lockhart (19/11/2012)
  • Hi Andrea, I’m sorry I do not have one single copy of September 62, I wished I could have helped. There are so many wedding photos and articles of people from Laindon they are fascinating. 

    I would like to load all my pictures on to the site but I don’t really understand how to do it I have so much to put on I need some help.

    By Barry Ellerby (06/08/2012)
  • Hi Barry, re Basildon Standard – wonder if you have September 1962 possibly 2nd? I am looking for a copy of my wedding (25/8/62) photo with comments.

    Editor: We would like to be able to see and digitise all the relevent articles.

    By Andrea Ash (nee Pinnell) (05/08/2012)

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