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ANNUAL MEMORY AND PHOTOGRAPHIC DAY – 28TH April 2022
After two years of cancelled Annual Photographic Days, a beautiful day brought out dozens of ...
Plotlands to Suburbia – Memories of Freda Hand
Freda and her husband Robert were brought up in the plotlands of Langdon Hills and ...
Reminiscing the Old Days
Reminiscing the Old Days I have been perusing through old local newspapers and have come across ...
High Road shops - South section
There has been a great deal of interest in the names and locations of the ...
Westley Green - Road Names
Westley Green – Road Names The Westley Green development by Redrow has just added the following ...
Another one of our old bungalows is disappearing into the mist of history. The bungalow ...
Westley Mews - Road Names
In addition to Westley Green off Dry Street, Redrow’s new development Westley Mews in the ...
Memories of Old Laindon
Does anyone Remember Squires, the electrical shop next to the Radion? I used to take ...
Rectory Cottages Dunton
Hello, I am researching my family and have obtained the birth certificate of my fathers ...
Memory Day 25th September 2021
After nearly two years break due to the Covid Pandemic we held a very successful ...
2022 Calendar Due to the continuing circumstances, we have again decided to make our 2022 Calendar ...
New Book - A Tribute to Langdon
The Langdon Ridge is one of the landscape gems of South Essex. Long famed for ...
The Woodsman comes home
The Woodsman comes home Who remembers the Woodsman that stood in St Martin’s Square, Basildon town ...
Raglan Road, The Hall Family
Helen Hall is my grandmother, Leonard Hall her son is my father and my mothers ...
Brian Cordell It is with great sadness that we have to report the passing of Brian ...
Grant Best Limited, Durham Road: A potted history
The firm was inaugurated and owned by my parents, Francis and Ethel Grant, of Victoria ...
Cliftonville, the home of Grace Healing
In the course of researching my family history I am piecing together the movements of ...
Nina Humphrey 1946 - 2021
With great sadness we announce the news that Nina lost her battle with her illness ...
St Nicholas Church by Georgina Nottage
ST NICHOLAS CHURCH by Georgina Nottage The Church of St Nicholas sits on high spire high in the ...
PROGRESS FOR BETTER OR WORSE by Georgina Nottage
PROGRESS FOR BETTER OR WORSE by Georgina Nottage “Would you deny progress?” the young man said Hearing this I felt ...
Little Burstead school pupils 1946-47?
Peter Rushen has sent in a photograph of children from the Little Burstead School on ...
Grant Best of Durham Road, Laindon
I started my apprenticeship as a hot metal compositor at Grant Best and worked with ...
Basildon's Famous People Volume Two
Back in 2016 I published my first book on Basildon’s Famous People whereby I wrote ...
Chowdhary School Class Photo 1969/70
Assuming that's the old Chowdhary Primary School in Basildon? I was there from 1966 to 1971. I remember teachers like...
Cast of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Laindon Park School
Hi Is there anyone on here that would like to pop in and talk to the children that attend Laindon...
Canon John Vaughan-Jones Curate of St Nicholas Church, Laindon
Interested to read Nick Davies’s comments. I am John Vaughan Jones’s daughter Maggi and would love to get in touch...
Reminiscing the Old Days
Opposite St. Peter's Mission Church, just outside the fence around St. Peter's Hall to the west, was a small elevated...
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