Memories of Kilburn

Teenager In Kilburn

I lived in Kilburn from 1936 to 1969. The Gaumont State cinema was part of my life as a teenager. It was one of a number of cinemas in the area at that time and every Saturday ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Fred Parker

Born But Not Bred

Born to Kathleen Leniston, and Ned Leniston July 1951 in Torbay Road, to the glorious rolling green fields (joke) of Kilburn. There were still bloody big holes where buildings used to ...Read full memory

Harben School, Grange Park, Galty Moor Roller Skating.

Flavia's starlet Quex rd. Beckford School Broomsleigh Street then Harben School Kilburn. School dentist Kingsgate road (frightening) Grange Park. ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Wendy Seth Ward

Kilburn, Grange Cinema

I lived in Torbay Road just off the Willesden Lane and our two parks were Queens Park and Grange Park. The State Cinema seemed very grand, so we all used to go to Saturday morning ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn

Kilburn Lane

We moved to Kilburn from Chapter Road Willesden in 1947 and I lived there until I left home in 1965. I have clear memories of walking through the old market to St Mary's school in ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Margaret White

Grange Park Kingsgate School

We lived in Palmerston Rd, Kilburn. My fondest memories of Grange Park were looking out of our kitchen window to see my mum walking home from work. Also I remember coming ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Angela O'neill

Looking For Tommy Roach

Hi, I am looking for Tommy Roach and Willy Watts (think Willy lived in Albert or Denmark Road). Back in the day they used to meet in a cafe off of Queens Park Station. I am ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Gillian Robb

Kilburn Albert Road

Born in 101 Albert Road, moved to Charlton House and lived in flat No.38; the Whitby's, Streets, Watsons, Sullivans, Corrs, Reynolds, Ryans, Butchers, were all my neighbours. I went ...Read full memory

Carlton House Kilburn

Born in 101 Albert Road, moved to Charlton House and lived in flat No.38; the Whitby's, Streets, Watsons, Sullivans, Corrs, Reynolds, Ryans, Butchers, were all my neighbours. I ...Read full memory

Life In Kilburn

I was born in 1956 in Albert Road, Kilburn and lived in the area until I was 15.  I remember the community as one that was very close knit, you would walk out of your door and say ...Read full memory

A memory of Kilburn by Kim Brown

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