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Memory Day 30th June 2018.
Despite an Armed Forces Day event taking place in Basiildon Town Centre and the temptation ...
Westley Gardens Development - Dry Street, Langdon Hills
The Redrow development at the east end of Dry Street is progressing well and a ...
Langdon Hills Army - Casualties - Kenneth Allen Appleby
In the Old Church cemetery half way down Old Church Hill, Langdon Hills is the ...
St Nicholas Church Lads Brigade
Over the years I joined various youth activities, one was the St Nicholas Church Lads ...
The Retreat - High Road, Laindon
My Mother Joan Lodge lived in this house in Laindon, named the Retreat over 90 ...
L A M Stubbs & Son
I came across this manhole cover at One Tree Hill the other day and wondered ...
Langdon Hills Nursing Home
These excellent photographs of Sissinghurst and Lyndhurst have been contributed by David Osborne. David was ...
Basildon Drive 1945.
Sue Fawcett, recently found this old photo amongst her mother’s possessions. It shows the 1945 ...
Correspondence between Andrew Greenaway and Alan Davies about Berry Lane, Prescott Avenue, Beatrice Road and Raglan Road, Langdon Hills.
Hello Andrew, Yes, I lived in Raglan Road when it was a three foot wide cinder ...
LHRS Speech Day 1962.
I was recently contacted by a former classmate of mine, Arthur Abbot. Arthur kindly sent ...
The 2018 Annual Display
The 2018 Annual Display on 31st March was a great success. Dozens of people flocked ...
Archived Laindon Forum Messages
The following 732 forum entries have been recovered from the old Laindon site and republished ...
Harry Lowe's café on Arterial Road
Being a philatelist I lately purchased a set of envelopes, containing an envelope that was ...
As mentioned in previous articles, my family home in Laindon was surrounded by fields. This ...
Margaret Roper and Her Music
My mother, Margaret Roper studied violin, piano and mandolin at the Royal College of Music ...
Just recently, I was thinking back to my young days watching trains at Laindon Station ...
The Davis's in Laindon
My Dad Ted lived in Bow, East London with his parents and two brothers Jack ...
Relph's the Chemist.
We have a few old glass bottles, one of which is a medicine bottle from ...
Sadly, I received an e mail from his daughter, Jean Harvey, that her father Stan ...
Who remembers Agnes (Annie) Jones and her Mandolin?
Gerry (Gerald) Jones a contributor to the site informs me that his family moved to ...
The Walker family, Victoria Road, Laindon
Hi there, I’m trying to find out about my Dad and his family. They moved ...
Memories of the Roper Family of Langdon Hills
This little lady was my dad’s sister. She was Head Mistress at the little school ...
Memory Days are held on the last Saturday in each month except Dec.
Our next Memory Day at Laindon Library is on Saturday 27th April 2019 10am - 12noon.
Laindon High Road School 58/63
Laindon High Road School. Believe picture dates to 1963 ? Geoffrey Schroeder, John Kingsley, Jo Borowski ...
I believe No.2 could be my cousin June Ferguson - now lives in Wickford - June Higgs.
Markhams Chase Story
Both my sister, Beryl, and I went to 'Markham's Chase' school during the 1950s. She is 5 years older than...
Langdon Hills Primary ( 5 of 10)
Alan, there was no mellowing of "the dragon lady" during the 7 years I attended (1944 - 1951). I did...
Langdon Hills Primary ( 5 of 10)
I attended Langdon Hills twenty years earlier (1939 -- 1945) but I am surprised to see some of the same...
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