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Memories of Leicester

Fun Days At Abbey Park.

As a young girl, me and my friends used to go on the lake in these boats, we had such fun. It's such a shame it's not the same these days.

A memory of Leicester by Carole Bonsall

Are You The Terry Corral I Knew At Jack Hills Garage

I was at Lancaster school a bit before your time,i started there in 1947

A memory of Leicester by Terry Beane

De Montfort Rocked

Good to see DeMontfort Hall as it used to be. It was a great venue to see bands there. Once the small blues clubs had ran their course bands needed larger venues to ply their ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Mick Austin

School Dance Display

The Wyggeston Girls Grammar School put on a Dance display for Parents. I remember my mum & younger sister coming to watch and my friend and I took them to a local espresso bar ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Maggie Martin

Corts Ltd Of Cheapside

I've put "1948" as the date as that's about the earliest I remember Corts Ltd, on the corner of Cheapside and Silver Street in this photo. The ironmongers and builders ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by John Ling

Lunch At The Pavilion

I was at Wyggy Boys School from 1961 to 68. Usually I went home for dinner (which we always had mid-day) as my father worked nearby and took me. But if he wasn't going home ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Andrew Buxton

Peter Hayes

i had a message from peter hayes ex lancaster school via this web site but was unable to reply anyone know him let him know

A memory of Leicester by Scott Brown


I started at Wyggeston Girls School in 1949 and Miss Pedley was the scourge of the lower school, the higher school and the mistresses then. I left in 1954 and have never been back ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Jill Orton

Stone Flags

I remember living in a terraced Street close to 'Vikky Park' as a child. We used to visit the war memorial after standing in the freezing cold watching my Dad play football... ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Cheryl Cartmell

Fond Memories Of Wyggy Girls'

I well remember starting at Wyggeston Girls' Grammar School in Sept 1968 with my new shiny leather satchel. I was so proud of my black velour hat, black gloves, and ...Read full memory

A memory of Leicester by Jane Chapman (Nee Ayres)

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