Slough, High Street 1950
Memories of Slough, High Street 1950
This was how we remembered Slough and it hadn't changed much when we returned in 1958, other than a lot more traffic.
Memories of Slough
My parents, Doug Harrington and Betty Lake, met in Slough and married in 1948. Does anyone remember them?
I was an apprentice at the Rheostatic Co (later Satchwell Controls) from 59 to 64 and I was the apprentice's entertainments organiser from around 60 to 63 and I organised quarterly dances at the Adelphi Ballroom; they were always sold out. Gordon Reece or Rees and the Adelphians were the band. They were good musicians but ...Read full memory
I can't remember how I came to be a choir boy in the first place, but remember joining together with Ted Maving. I remember the Choir master was a Mr Treadwell - who was the church organist. He was also the manager of Luffs (the printers - which was located next to the Public Market close to the High Street). Choir ...Read full memory
Looked the same when I returned in 1958 to Slough