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Holy Cross Convalescent Home

although not of the catholic faith, I was sent there to recuperate from asthma , and spent some time there, 1956- 58. I remember happy times as well as sad and lonely ...Read full memory

Happy Holiday Memories

The picture of Creek Road in 1965 is how I remember it, my parents used to own a caravan on Elliot's Caravan Park and as a child I remember walking up this road part the ...Read full memory

Rendevous Restauranr

I had some brill holidays in sandown, morning coffee at the Rendevous restaurant, well café in the high st, made friends with the son paul who was training to be a navigator in the ...Read full memory

A memory of Sandown by Ted Lay



A memory of Newburn by john_ormston

Stephen Saunders Court

i was born in Meyrick Road in 1955, we then moved to Stephen Saunders Court when I was 18 months old and lived there until 11. I went to Belleville School. My dad was from a ...Read full memory

A memory of Battersea

Looking For Family

Wondered if there is anyone who could help us find our family who are from/lived in Longton. Looking for any info on Robert Wright and his brother William Wright and their families. Lived in marsh lane. Many thanks

A memory of Longton

Growing Up In Tottenham

Fond memories , Waltheof Avenue where myself and my nine siblings were born and brought up with all ten of us passing through Risley Avenue School between 1916 and when I left ...Read full memory

A memory of Tottenham

Lea Rd.

I lived in Lea Rd. and remember the blacksmiths there and the Jewish tailoress next door,very near to the Salvation army there.We had the churchill tanks in the war come down the road and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Luton

Ivy Cottage

I remember visiting my Aunty who used to live in IVY COTTAGE, this was in the 1950's. A lady whom I knew as Pru lived very near to her. There was no M4 then, and it was a real long, slow, drive from London.

A memory of Stibb Green

Lyndhurst Hotel

I remember staying overnight with my parents in the late 1950's at a hotel called "The Lyndhurst Hotel". This was because my Father had a work related job to do near there and we were on our way to Southbourne for a holiday. I wonder where in Lyndhurst the hotel was and if it is still there.

A memory of Lyndhurst

Farley Croft

This site caught my attention when I was looking for information on Farley Croft in UK. Someone had written about being a nurse there. It was a lovely old house in Westerham and ...Read full memory

A memory of Allt-yr-yn by rbbrett2004

Sunningdale Past

I was born in 1948 and lived just on the corner of London Rd and Broomhall Lane in a large house converted into flats called Holmwood. My dad was a milkman at Clifford dairies in ...Read full memory

Dancing In Crewe

I am collecting stories and memories for a theatre project about dancing in Crewe. Where did you go to dance? Did you meet your husband/wife through dancing? What music did you dance to? What dances were you good at? Re-live your memories through me - I'd love to hear them! Krissi x

A memory of Crewe by kmusiol

Memory Of A 5 Year Old

we used to live at 70 earls street, my dad used to work in the signal box that was situated opposite. I can still remember when our house got modernised when they turned one bedroom into a bathroom.

A memory of Earlestown by nitromason

Victoria Hospital Blackpool

I was a student nurse at BVH. from 1966-1970, and have very fond memories of other students, especially Christine Townsend, who I last saw in the early 70s. We spent many ...Read full memory

A memory of Blackpool by brendaishani

Ahh My Dads Shop

The shop on the right next to the Paint shop on the corner Was my Fathers Grocers The van outside was his delivery van . Does anybody remember him His name was Ken Boorman and my ...Read full memory

A memory of Wallasey by tevans7477

The Cafe Near Cannings

I was born and brought up in New Malden and my Uncle cooked,made the ice cream and ran this cafe for a Mr Gilbertson in the 50s and 60s. My Uncle was Albert Mickelburgh ...Read full memory

A memory of New Malden by r.chambers07

Williams's Shop

I stayed at DJ Williams caravan site every summer for the 6 week school holiday. We used to buy supplies at this shop, especially DC comics if the weather was bad. They had no freezer, ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanaber

Barton Road

I remember growing up when Barton Road was surrounded by a large orchard that myself and my friends would play in. This would be around the mid 70s. Safe and fun, trying to build up a picture and memory of families that lived there around the same time.

A memory of Eastleigh by spauls65

Burtons Tailoring

this is where I got my wedding suit from and my best man got his from there aswell hes name was martyn goss and I also worked just behind the shops on the other side of the road in ...Read full memory

A memory of Edgware

School Days

Born in 1934 I attended Rose Street school in the Teams.. I'd like to know if anyone else remembers those times, during the war, - the air-raid shelters, the gas masks that had to be ...Read full memory

A memory of Gateshead


We lived in Tarvie for 14 years from 1987 while owning Rogie Falls Filling Station and Snack Bar. The forecourt was famous for "Old Angus", a sitting statue of an old man in a white coat, ...Read full memory

A memory of Tarvie

Pound House Or Pound Cottage Dulverton Stevens Fitzpatrick

Can anyone tell me( Irene Patricia Stevens) anything about the above mentioned building I have documention with both Pound House and Pound ...Read full memory

A memory of Dulverton

The Moor Residential Nursery

I work in the Moor nursery in Irvine for a year I can never find any pictures or information on it . Would be good to see any pictures I think it was around 19 69 Jacquelyn Mclatchie nee Biggar

A memory of Irvine by jackiemcl37

Powick Village And St John's

I was born at an address on Bromwich Road (home birth 1955) and shortly after my family moved to Old Malvern Road in Powick..I attended Powick School.. then Christopher ...Read full memory

A memory of Worcester by glendahanson

Castle Lea B&B Gladstone Road

Does anyone remember this B&B, located at No.2 Gladstone Road? It was run by two guys, Bryan & Michelle, one of whom was a fabulous cook. We stayed there several times back in the 70s. Wonderful hospitality! I often wonder what happened to Bryan and Michelle.

A memory of Deal by Joan Street

Hi To My Frist Teacher Miss Robson


Pure Nostalgic Joy

My twin brother Peter & me were born on High Street, Sandyford (No.226) in 1943. Our house was on the right whilst looking at this picture - about 8th up from the Pub. and ...Read full memory

Victoria Inn, East Street, Braintree

Does anyone remember The Victoria Inn, East Street, Braintree? My parents owned this pub during the mid-50s (it was opposite the gas works - I attended Chapel Hill School. My surname then was Smith

Growing Up In Peckham

My dad, John grew up in Peckham. He lived in Kincaid Road from the 1930s until the 1960s and then returned in the 1980s. He's in his 80s now and I would love to hear from anyone who may have known him.

A memory of Peckham by juliem61


I went back to visit in June and felt how very sad Seascale looked. Only a couple of miles fro. The most beautiful countryside. Fished on theEsk on Hugh Falkus pools. Too early for the ...Read full memory

A memory of Seascale by Tim Hollier

Newspaper Delivery 1939 42

Directly across the road from Woodersons grocery store was Mrs Stent's, the newsagents.. As an 11 year old I went there to pick up newspapers for delivery on my bike to the ...Read full memory

A memory of Witley by mikep428

Empire Road Litherland

My name was Barbara Beattie, I was born in 16 Empire rd linacre road in 1952 no longer there now, I would love to hear other peoples memories of growing up there , ie we ...Read full memory

A memory of Litherland by barbmeads

Caroline Cottage

that is where my grandmother was born .Catherine miller

Holly Mount Farm Smalley Part Of Shipley Estate

From the late 1800's my Great Grandfather Thomas Brown ran a butchers shop in Heanor. He also farmed Holly Mount up until around 1920. My mother ...Read full memory

Bisley Junior House 1948 To 1952

I am not sure of the name that was given to me way back in 1948, so my age would have been about 7 years old,I think the person who put me there was mrs Bates or she ...Read full memory

A memory of Brynna by Ric Amos

Downderry Post Office

My Grandfather, a former Police Sergeant, lived in Downderry and we lived there for periods in my childhood. I believe I recall Carolyn Blake, who writes one of the memories on ...Read full memory

A memory of Downderry by mediahelp

Pinchaford Farm 1954

The person who remembered going to Pinchaford Farm in 1973 was there 20 years after the Lamb family's first visit to the Haytor area. This B&B guest house was owned by a ...Read full memory

A memory of Haytor Vale by dblamb

Wade Deacon Grammar School Widnes Another Memory

Practising for the Town Sports on the front lawn of school, I was 'doing javelin' My class-mate Ardrie Van der Wall (Dutch) was 'doing discus' I threw ...Read full memory

A memory of Widnes by Jackie Worrall

Widnes Baths!

I too was dragged to Widnes Swimming Baths once a week when I attended Wade Deacon Grammar School, accompanied by Miss Lewis, a tiny, wiry lady in her grey skirted shorts, white tee shirt ...Read full memory

A memory of Widnes by Jackie Worrall

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