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Remembrance Sunday 12th November 2017
This year’s service at the Laindon War Memorial will be held as usual at 3pm. Last ...
'Pendennis' - 1923 to 1958.
I have written previously about my maternal grandparents’ plotland bungalow ‘Pendennis’ in Alexandra Road, Laindon. I’d ...
Sergeant John Charles Burdett.
Laindon Community Centre Café.
Laindon 1926-40, Dorothy Harber
My family, (mum Nellie, dad William, sister Hilda and me Dorothy/Doris/Dolly Harber – we had ...
In the 1930/40/50’s, and perhaps beyond, there was, pigeon holed between Toomey’s Garage and the ...
Memory Day, 30th September 2017.
September’s memory day was a tremendous success. At least 25 people attended, some paying their ...
David Edwards, 'Elsa Villa', Colony View Road
David Edwards has kindly supplied a photo of his grandparent’s bungalow which was situated on ...
Laindon & District Community Archive Calendar 2018
The Laindon & District Community Archive’s calendar for 2018 is almost completed and will be available ...
Stan Hollands 1922 - 1992.
Remembering Stan Hollands – It was very much down to Stan Hollands that Willow Park, ...
Laindon Park Primary School & Nursery
We were contacted today by Mrs D Hodgson, School Business Manager of Laindon Park School ...
Joan Goodfellow (nèe White)
Snippets from the Past (4)
Essex Countryside Magazine 1966
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Blue Plaque on Station House
Birth place and home of Joan Sims 1930 to 1952.
The Carnival Cup Arrives Home
Joan Bowyer - Carnival Queen 1939.
Where are they now?
Second World War Civil Defence Messengers
WW2 Civil Defence Messengers Researching through some old newspaper clippings that had been handed to Basildon ...
Memory Days at Laindon Library 2017
Memory Days at Laindon Library are as popular now as when they first started six ...
The Strangest Laindon Church
Laindon's Theomonistic Church
Early Saint Nicholas Rectors
Which Language Was Spoken In Early St Nicholas Church?
Following a previous post, we are still appealing for donations to help fund the transfer ...
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Langdon Hills School c 1956.
No. 4 is Peter Ellis. 8 is John Short and 9 is Tony Hurley.
Laindon High Road School
I was a pupil from 1964 to 1968 and Mr Day was headmaster in 1964. I'm not sure when he...
Hi After searching the Web I came across this forum. My great grandfather was Benjamin Presland who run side shows,...
Markham’s Farm (Great Berry Farm) in Langdon Hills
Re Brenda Buckenham. The last time I heard of her was c 1998 and she was living in Upton, Chester...
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