Memories of Cheshunt

Was The Sweet Shop Foyles, Near Holy Trinity?

I still remember the thrill of walking down the drive from Cheshunt Sec' School on the last day, with the image of it burning on the back of my neck. ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Valerie Pedlar

The Old Pond

I remember the cinema at the old pond we used to call the flea pit, then it was demolished and on the vacant site we had a fair one year. I used to go to Sunday school opposite Ripleys ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Stephen Knight

Dewhurst St Mary School 1959

I was born in Enfield in 1946, we lived in the half way houses on the A10 at Cheshunt, it was on Maxwells Farm. The council rehoused on the New Bury Green estate. I went ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by James Nicol

Cuffley Childrens Home 1 Hanyards Lane

Hi, I was in Cuffley Children's home from 1965-1972. I am trying to find anyone who went to the home and may remember me or knows anyone who went there during ...Read full memory

The Fountain

I remember the night before the official opening of the fountain and roundabout, my brother John and a few of his 'mates' emptied a packet of 'dreft' detergent into the fountain which ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Oliver Stone

Imperial Hall

My husband Ray Nimmo, and myself (Irene nee Ford) met at the Imperial Hall Waltham Cross, it was his first time there and I think the last as we met and fell in love... that was 60 years ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Irene Nimmo

Comrades Club In Bridge Street

Hello ! Does any one in cheshunt remember the comrade club in Bridge Street Waltham cross. The secretary of the club was Bill Jamieson I know the club is still there ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Beryl Clark

St Mary's Church

Re: St Mary's wednesday morning church service at Dewhurst Secondary as it was known in those days, I remember Stan Mathews falling asleep on his knees as in prayer. My mother now ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Trevor Monk

The Old Pond

On a visit back to the area after a long time away living in Australia. I was dismayed that what was the old triangle with the Old Pond pub in the middle and then changed to a roundabout ...Read full memory

A memory of Cheshunt by Stephen Knight

Old Pond

My hubby and I remember the shop that was on the corner near the old pond where you could get 1 penny packets of broken crisps and weren't they delicious? They used to sell out very ...Read full memory

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