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Granny's Cottage, The Old Horse Bus and Everard's Shop
I have recently been in touch with a former school friend Vivienne Salmon (nèe Bragg). ...
William King and Ivy Parker
Sisters, Ivy and Patricia Parker at Elder Cottage 1939/40. I think Elder Cottage was at either ...
Mystery Photograph Approximately 1930
This photograph may have been taken somewhere in Laindon in 1930 or earlier. Does anybody know anything ...
Merry Christmas 2016 and Happy New Year 2017.
Wishing everybody a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from The Laindon and District Community ...
Memory Day 26th November 2016.
The last Memory Day of 2016 took place this morning with 19 people in attendance. ...
My Uncle Richard Devine - Markham's Chase School Teacher
My Uncle Richard Devine – Markham’s Chase School Teacher. Richard was born in Whitechapel Infirmary in ...
Richards and Sloper Milk Delivery Services
This photograph was taken at the semi-detached farmhouse ‘Southview/Sunnymead’ on the unmade part of King ...
Holiday Memories from the Fifties.
The following article was submitted by Colin Bristow:- I have some fond memories of happy, carefree holidays ...
Photos - Regal Club Outing and Markham's Chase
The following two photos were submitted by Brenda Brooks (Gray):- This was a Regal Club outing to ...
Remembrance Sunday 13th November 2016
Remembrance Sunday 13th November 2016 Unlike other remembrance Sundays, the service at the Laindon War Memorial ...
A book entitled 'Morning'
Featuring the space age climbing frames in Victoria Park, Laindon.
Richard Henry Davison Chapman - Dunkirk Hero
Dunkirk Hero – Richard Henry Davison Chapman On the credence table in the Sanctuary of St ...
Laurie Hatherall - Bicycle Polo Team
The following has been contributed by Barbara O’Brien, daughter of Laurie Hatherall:- “My dad, Laurie Hatherall, ...
A Bit of Laindon History in Boston
The College Club of Boston is a women’s club that began in December, 1890. It ...
St Nicholas Church, Laindon War Memorial WW1
The following are two names that appear on the war memorial shown below that we ...
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 ...
Private Arthur Judge – Korean Hero
Hello Carl I'd love to hear some of the stories and memories from your great-grandmother about Arthur. My uncle, Dave...
Regal Social Club
I have just seen myself in this photo. I am in the second row, 4th along from the left with...
I was born in 1956 when my parents lived in 'Homeleigh' Topsham Road. I lived there until it was subject...
Markhams Chase Primary School
Third boy along, Keith List, was my Cousin who lived in Pound Lane.He had two older brothers and all three...
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