Memories of Brentford
Does anyone remember this road?
I was born in 1937 at 73 Boston Gardens, Brentford, Middesex, near Boston Manor Station on the Picadilly Line. I left the area in 1954 to work on the south coast prior to emigrating to New Zealand in 1961. I remember the public baths (and the library!) where I learnt to swim at a young age and, of course, the domination of ...Read full memory
My name is Pauline Stanhope (nee Young). I was born on the Syon Estate, 1944. Growing up there was very carefree. The local park (rec) was right opposite our house. I spent many happy hours playing there with the local children. In the summer Rossi's, the ice cream van, used to come around and all the children used to run home ...Read full memory
1950 - 1961. Hi my name was Pat Gardener and my sister was Maureen. We went to St Georges School and then to Brentford Secondary Modern. I would love to share memories with old friends (hopefully many of them still alive). My email address is email@example.com. We lived at No.20 North Road, and my mother's name was Tilley. I remember so much about Brentford, at the top of my road was The North Star and there was the fish shop. I remember Rose Collins and lots of people. I would love to share old photographs and memories from anyone who lived in Brentford at the same time as me.