Ruislip, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Ruislip and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Kodak Limited Advertising & Promotions Dept

In 1969/1970 I was a copywriter and art director in the Kodak A&P Dept, working on the international Kodak Calendar and the quarterly magazine, 'Kodak View' (later, just 'View') . The building is seen ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Paul Wigmore

The High Street

Lived in Ruislip most of my life. I also knew the Stockdales; last saw him at the Lido in the 70's. The picture of the village also shows Haileys toy shop as well as The Village sweet shop. Next to Barbara's Pantry was a shop ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Peter Finch

Hayley's Toyshop

The shop on the right belonged to Mr and Mrs Hayley and was a toyshop. You stepped into the shop, which was very dark. Here were Dinkey cars and packets of fivestones and jacks. To the right you stepped down into a separate ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Anna Wynne