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Basildon's Famous People Volume Two
Back in 2016 I published my first book on Basildon’s Famous People whereby I wrote ...
Laindon Library - Gates
I just wonder how many of you have really taken any notice of the Gates ...
Dry Street Development - Road Names - Burdett Road
Dry Street Development – Road Names – Burdett Road Following a recent visit to the Redrow ...
Laindon Community Centre Consultation
Mini Wear shop in Laindon Centre
I found this bag whilst clearing a neighbour’s house. I don’t remember the shop and ...
Chris Ash - Archive Supporter
It is of great sadness that we have to report the passing of Chris one ...
Laindon Golf Course
I have been researching the history of Laindon and surrounding district for many years and ...
John Sargeant's Unit Concert Party appearance
My uncle, John Sargeant, was in the RAF during the war and was in the ...
Fond Memories of Basildon Road Laindon
I was born in the bungalow called “June” in Basildon Road Laindon on 18th May ...
Info on house in Victoria Ave, Langdon Hills called the Rowans.
I lived at the Rowans in Victoria Ave Langdon Hills that was the name of ...
Canon John Vaughan-Jones Curate of St Nicholas Church, Laindon
Canon John Vaughan-Jones curate of St Nicholas Church, Laindon Probably like many of you with time ...
Daphne Wyatt Nee Austin, I lived at 5 King Edward Terrace.
Local celebrities from the newspaper Archives - Laindon Recorder 1951 - Number 6.
Don and Mary Blackford – Shortly after the war Mary-then Mary Basden – joined Laindon ...
Calendar 2021 January error
Calendar 2021 January error. We are sorry to report that the month of January in our ...
Happy New Year
We hope that everybody including our friends overseas had a very pleasant Christmas and we ...
A picture postcard of Laindon High Road in the Thirties.
Thomas Michael Murphy
My Grandfather, Thomas Michael Murphy lived in Victoria Lodge, Victoria Avenue, Langdon Hills. He died ...
My Laindon Life
I miss my life in Laindon. I grew up in Bramley Gardens, just off Tavistock Road, ...
Laindon War memorial - Remembrance Sunday November 2020
Although the 3pm Remembrance Day service on the 8 November at the Laindon War Memorial ...
My Family Tree links to Laindon
John Mead (my 7x Great Grandfather) was born in Laindon C1694. He married Hanna Peak ...
Laindon & District Remembrance Day Service Cancelled
Following lengthy discussion with Swan Housing, Council and several other bodies that normally attend, we ...
New Book Just Released - By Ken Porter.
Just Released – ‘Poems and a Brief History of Laindon & Surrounding District’ This book covers ...
Memories of Merrylands Road
I recall as a lad of ten or eleven being fostered to a family called ...
1956 Trip to Edinburgh
Editor: During the summer Jean contacted the site with regard to one of the long ...
LHRS Speech Day 1962.
Nina, I've just looked at this again with the magnified version. Thanks for working on it. I agree that Mr...
Spartan Football Team
Bobby Rasmussen was my dad...I’ve never seen a team picture of him although we were told while growing up that...
WW2-Spitfire Collision- Markhams Chase School-5th September 1940
I was part of the ATC that excavated the Dornier. I think it was 1973 or 1974. As I recall...
Memories of Vowler Road
I was a friend of Jack Lockett and he told me he worked for the post office in the motor...
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