Our 2023 Calendar is now available and we have been able to reduce the price back to £6 plus postage if we have to send. They will be available at the our Memory Day/coffee mornings at the Library starting from this coming Saturday 24th September and at Basildon Heritage located at the green Centre, Wat Tyler Park Country Park on Mondays, Wednesday and Saturday mornings or you can contact me on ‘email@example.com’
The front cover is of the Orchids and Cricket match at the Langdon Hills Recreation Ground.
January – Perry McCarthy, F1 driver and the first ‘Stig’ in the Top Gear TV programme.
February – Laindon Railway Station, early 1920s
March – Airial photograph of Laindon High Road, 1965
April – German POW Camp 266 – Dry Street Langdon Hills
May – Winston Club Darts Team, 1950/60s
Jene – Windsor Hill from Laindon railway bridge, 1914
July – Aston Road, Laindon, 1940
August – Baptist Church, Langdon Hills, 1920s
September – Methodist Church, Langdon Hills, opening of the new church extension 1956
October – Railway Cottages
November – Dunton Wayletts farmhouse
December – Bungalow ‘Cornerstone’, corner of Alexandra Road and Langdon Hill High Road.