Memories of Heston

Heston In My Youth 1954 Onwards...

My parents moved to Heston in 1954, I was one. My uncle owned Heston Garage, his name was Bill Biggs, he lived above the garage for a while before building and living in ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Paul Biggs

Trying To Remember The Road I Lived On

Am trying to piece together my life while in England. I was sent to some kind of institution when I was a few months old, probably in 1945/46. I believe that ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Paul Langseth

Swimming Lagoon

south side gt west rd..aerial photo 1937 by east side Sutton lane lower..beside ace spades petrol garage...looks like hotel complex.1937 2 marquees tents..long oblong pool..bathers ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Yvonne Butler

I Remember, I Remember The Place Where I Was Born

Parish Church Heston where I was married in 1962. My son David was baptized there. I loved Heston. I remember where they had places to tie your horse ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Jennifer Bibb

Memories Of Heston From 1940 S

I remember Mrs Ballard at the hairdressers in The Crossways. I did some hair modelling for her at one time when she employed a hairdresser called Freda. We went up to London ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Carrol Beasley


So enjoyed reading these memories - found the site by mistake! I used to live in the shop in Chapel Road and spent so many hours over Inwood Park playing on those parallel bars and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Sylvia Robson

Heston Pre War

I remember Betty Organ, mentioned by one of your contacts. She was in my class at Heston Junior School before the War.

A memory of Heston by Richard Wingrove

Heston As A Young Lad

I was born in West Middx Hospital in July 1942 and lived in Vicarage Farm Rd from then until about 1960. Went to Springwell Infants then onto Heston Junior School. Failed the 11+ ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by George Eyles

Heston In The Early 1950's

I just stumbled over this site. I was 10 years old when we left Heston to emigrate to Australia. My mother was a hair stylist in The Crossways Shops (# 136) and I remember my ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Geoff Ballard

My Birth Place

1940-1953 I was born on Great West first memories are of all the bombs dropping during the war & I can remember most of the shops there & on Vicarage Farm Rd. I went to ...Read full memory

A memory of Heston by Peggy Roberts

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