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The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
looking for information
St Nicholas Sunday School
1947 & 1948
Early School Reports 1930s
These belonged to a lady who passed away a few years ago. Due to the ...
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
My family were originally from Fife in Scotland. My parents (William Rhind and Caroline Carey) married ...
Memory Day at Laindon Library 24 June 2017
June’s Memory Day saw a group of 16 at Laindon Library, including a former Laindon resident ...
May Queen 1956/57
May Day gathering at Laindon High Road School for the crowning of the local Guide’s ...
High Road Laindon 1929 - ?
A photograph of High Road, Laindon which I haven’t seen before. I’m not sure which ...
Work and a schoolboy
My first foray into the demanding world of work was as a newspaper delivery boy. ...
James Horslen - Laindon Army Veteran
I have been researching the British Newspapers Archive and it is amazing the interesting individual ...
LHR School Sports Days 1960, 1962 and 1963.
I now have photocopies of the LHR School Sports Day Results for 1960, 1962 and ...
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
The Fight to retain my Home in the Country
I knew Ian’s father, I was in my teens at the time, the same thing happened to us, we had...
Christmas Party in St Nicholas Church Hall 1957.
The vicar in the photo was my granddad Rev. Bill Winfield. He later moved to Thorpe Bay and died in...
Lee Chapel North (Part 3)
My grandparents David and Emily(nee Merritt) Reeves were bombed out of London and were moved into WhiteOaks bungalow during World...
Jillean Hipsey (neé Porter)…Netball legend
I have to tell you, you have mis spelled the name of one of the players in the photo, it...
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