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Memories of Hill Top Road Laindon
A few weeks ago we were contacted by Susan Bass who told us about her ...
Memory Day 26 November 2022
Memory Day 26th November 2022. Saturday Day memory morning on the 26 November was another great ...
The Old Church of Langdon Hills – ‘St Mary and All Saints’ laid in a ...
Remembrance Sunday 13th November 2022
Remembrance Sunday 13th November 2022. Around 125 people turned out at 3pm for this year’s Remembrance ...
Lamp oil deliveries to the plotlands
During the October Memory Day at Laindon library we were delighted to welcome Norman Flint ...
St Meachard Dry Street Langdon Hills
I only just found the Laindon history site a few months ago and I was ...
October Memory Day at Laindon Library
On Saturday morning Laindon Library was buzzing with conversation when at least 25 people gathered ...
Grandmother I never knew
My grandmother Elizabeth Lucy Cordwell nee Web who died 1855-1905 is buried in St Mary’s ...
I am saddened to report the death of one of Laindon’s well known sons. George ...
New Road Sign - Westley Green Development, Dry Street.
The Westley Green Development off Dry Street has added another road name after Kathleen Davis ...
Laindon Speedway Track
Who Remembers the Laindon Speedway track which was situated alongside the Arterial Road (A127), more ...
George VI Coronation
I have found a book that was given to my father, Henry Sargeant, to commemorate ...
Our 2023 Calendar is now available and we have been able to reduce the price ...
Weekends away from London after the war
I lived in London in the 1940s/1950’s. My Dad had a small plot of land ...
Can anyone please tell me what these towers near the hospital are ?
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 ...
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