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I was born in “Marathon”, Exmouth Road, Laindon in 1942. In 1945, we moved to ...
Britain's best-selling walking magazine
Joan Sims and the Carry On Films
Pinewood Studios' 80th Anniversary.
September Memory Day 2016
At least 24 people attended the September ‘Memory Day’ at the Laindon Library yesterday. Two ...
Victoria Park's New Playground and a Walk Around Alexandra Road.
Over a year ago, during a ‘Memory Day’ at Laindon Library, an artist called Shaun ...
Basildon Famous People
New Book Release Basildon Famous People….by Ken Porter Basildon Borough as we now know is the largest ...
Little Malgraves Cottages
Nightingale Parade - Which Year?
Page submitted by Gerald Jones (Gerry) 1 Nightingale Parade Langdon Hills & Laindon Co-Operative Society Schofield & Martin’s ...
Art Project and Memory Walk
Saturday 24th Sept. 2016 from 5 pm to 6:30 pm. A walk around former plotlands ...
War Veterans - Road Names - Dry Street Development
The first phase of the housing development at Dry Street is very imminent and the Developers ...
Laindon High Road - Which Year.
Laindon Hotel (on the left) was built in 1896, the High Road was made up ...
Looking for Jimmy Milne
Old Bricklaying friend
Hans Nagler - World War Two Prisoner of War
Hans Nagler – World War Two Prisoner of War Hans was born on 10 March 1921 ...
Lance Corporal William A Patrick - Korean Hero
Back in 2014 I posted an article on the site in-respect of Private Arthur Judge ...
William John Branch - WW1 Casualty
Along with colleagues at Laindon Archive and Basildon Heritage we are continually researching those heroes ...
Fabulous Strangers - who remembers them?
Headlines from the Laindon Recorder 2 August 1961. LAINDON GROUP HOPE TO PLAY AT THE LONDON ...
The Church on the Hill - St Nicholas
St Nicholas has stood on its little hill top overlooking the parish of Laindon for ...
Swan Housing's draft plans for Laindon Shopping Centre
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
There have been various mentions on this website of the V2 rocket that fell in ...
50+ Friday Community Club
Marine Stores (Documents)
Editor: These documents are to accompany Daphne Rowbotham’s comments which can be found below the ...
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
Gloria Muir (nee Sewell) once asked ‘what happened to the beautiful Greek girl who came to ...
A New Angel
Was a terrible shock to hear of Gloria Muir passing away. A wonderful lady who ...
Laindon High Road School 1958 (11 of 14)
On the photo of 1958, page 11 of 14, I am number 17 James (Jim) Reilly.
Laindon High Road School 1956 (11 of 11)
I just came across L H R school long photo of 1956 teachers and pupils, for your records page 11...
Laindon High Road School
Who can forget the boys' outside toilets at both LHR and Langdon Hills? They were so much fun to utilize...
Goldsmiths – The Brooks Family – Chapter 1
Hi Nigel Thank you for the corrections, and yes I know it was Maud Wellington, surprised I did not spot...
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