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You’ve shared 63,888 memories of 7,197 towns & villages. From just a few words, to rich, insightful stories, they are a fabulous record of local life.

Featured Memory: Nayland Rock Cafe

As a child we used to visit Margate on a regular basis, before the war. We used to have a tray of tea from the Nayland Rock Cafe which had a special smell and distinctive china. I would love to obtain a photo.

A memory of Margate, Kent shared by Celia Clinker

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