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LHR School Sports Day Results 1961
The field events took place one afternoon. That was when I won the discus throwing ...
LHR School Sports Day Results 1959
A few years ago, for my own records, I took a photocopy of the Laindon High ...
Crown Sign at Langdon Hills
What happened to the fine plaster inn sign of the Crown Hotel, Langdon Hills which ...
A little help is needed from someone, anyone. I have recollection of being in a ...
Langdon Hills Second World War Army Camp - Final Bugle Call
The camp was built towards the end of 1938 and became the home of first ...
A model/starlet who lodged in Laindon?
I was told by my sister Anne, that we once had a young fair haired ...
Across the footlights - Dorothy Reeves (4)
Another local celebrity from the newspaper archives – Laindon Recorder March 1951: Dorothy Reeves and her ...
The Pinkees 1980s Pop Group.
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Sadly George Hill, my old friend of over sixty years, died unexpectedly last Thursday April ...
A man who don't refuse
A man who don’t refuse Here is a man, who don’t refuse, To make or mend your ...
Unexploded Bomb Railway Approach 21.03.17
I first heard of this via the Basildon Memories Group on Facebook. Looking on the map, ...
Growing up in the shadow of St Nicholas
Expanding on Boyhood Country Style 09/15
Report and Photos of the Annual Display at the Manor Mission 29.04.17.
A new attraction was added to this year’s Annual Display at the Manor Mission Hall ...
Ken Collier - Berry Boy's Boxing Club
My dad Ken Collier joined the club around 1948 when he was 10 years old ...
The Weather Cock Is Back.
After some 40 odd years, St Nicholas Church has its weather cock back. Sometime during ...
Memory Day 25th February 2017
Memory Day at Laindon Library is proving to be as popular as ever at the ...
Pretoria - Sandringham Road
Vivienne Salmon (nèe Bragg) kindly provided some photographs of her Grandparent’s bungalow in Sandringham Road, ...
A Tenth Birthday Party in Noak Hill Road
Two photographs provided by Vivienne Salmon (nèe Bragg) of her 10th birthday party in August ...
Co-op Opening Day, Laindon Centre Feb, 1970.
This newspaper cutting was kindly provided by Julie King nèe Wright, (the little girl in the picture then ...
Salvation Army Group Approx. 1950.
Joan Sarfas is the little girl in front of the lady in uniform. Joan would be interested ...
Manor Mission Brownies Late Fifties.
This Brownie pack used to meet at the Manor Mission. Can anyone add to the following ...
3rd Laindon Girl Guides July 1937.
This photograph was taken in the grounds of St Nicholas Church. Back row: 5th from left, ...
Grant Best of Durham Road, Laindon
Eric Grant was my dad, Len Robinson's cousin and my godfather. My brother, Martin, worked for a while there to...
Laindon High Road School 1956 (11 of 11)
No. 2 is Pamela Allan, I remember her well as she was my first date, took her to the cinema...
My school days at Little Bursted
I attended the school from 1944 to about 1949 when it closed. My teachers were Mrs Collins and MIss Storey....
Little Burstead Coach Outing
I lived in the village with my parents for 15 years, 1941-1956. My father Alec John Rushen who worked for...
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