Memories of Hounslow

Martindale Road

I was born in Hounslow, Clare Road. We moved when I was two. I was born actually next door to the now well known Francis Forsythe!!!! My Aunts all lived in Matindale Road. I know the ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Kay Oliver

Summer 1960

Does anybody out there remember the infamous gang murder near Inwood Park? I don't know about you, but it brought the Hounslow we all knew to an end. No more Joachims coffee bar, no more ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Dave Rodham

Odeon Cinema

That's the Odeon, taken from outside Hounslow West station. Great fun on Saturday mornings, when they had a childrens' matinee.

A memory of Hounslow by Ken Thomson

My Favourite Shop

If it was a confectionary shop as if it's the same shop; we used to get off the bus from school & buy sweets from the shop.

A memory of Hounslow by Rita Kohl

Hounslow Town Hall

I lived in Hounslow and Whitton until I was 18 and went to college. We were here all through the war except for six months when we we were bombed out by a doodlebug which fell about ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Gill Price

Mid 50s Health Mystery

I just wonder if anyone else who lived in Hounslow ever attended the Health Clinic in the Bath Road (next to the RC Church and mid way between Hounslow High Street and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Susan Coleman

Splish,Splosh,Splash!

Anytime between 1953 to 1959 for me. Who remembers bus rides from all around to then catch the 111, I think, if you didn't have to walk along from the Bus depot. Children with ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Olivia R S

Up Date Of Happy Days Gone By In Hounslow

A further up date of memories of Hounslow/Happy days Gone By. The infant school was based on Martindale Road and was called Hounslow Heath Infant and Nursery ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by David Davis

Not The Town Hall

The premises are not actually the town hall but actually the council house of Heston and Isleworth borough council. Note from the editor: On the British Listed Buildings ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Ann Law

Hounslow Staines Road

My parents moved to Cranford in 1938, I was 3 years old. My dad was a pastrycook / baker and had got a job with a local firm in Cranford across from ‘The Berkeley Arms Hotel’. To ...Read full memory

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