Memories of Baildon

Pupil At Langley

Hi I was a pupil at Langley from 1973-1978. At that time I went by my first name Tanveer Jan - I now go by the name Kauser. I remembered all three of you - Pauul, Steve ( used to ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Kauser Jan

What A Lovely Place To Live

I used to live on Lucy Hall Drive and well remember walking/biking over Baildon Moors to Ilkley Moors. If you lived in the area, the trip on The Glen Railway was free. I ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by W Howard

Help Needed With Info About My Stay At Langley House

Hi, I'm not sure if anyone can help me but I was taken to Langley School when I was about 8 years old (1965). I can't seem to find out much ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Peter Harris

Our Time At Langley School

Hi once again. I remember when I was at Langley, it was the best years of my life. We had a really good life with people that really cared about you. I forget some of the ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Carol Barker

School Opening

I was a pupil when the school first opened and at that time it was known as Baildon County Secondary School West Lane. Three of my happiest years were spent at this school where the ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Andrew Jowett

Arthur Dolphin A Great Local Climber Remembered

A new book "Memories of Dolphin - a climber's life remembered" celebrates the late great, Baildon-born, climber Arthur Dolphin. Compiled and edited by ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon

Langley Residential School 1958 61

My name is Trevor Jackson, and I was a resident at the Langley Residential. I can recall being there with Carol Baker, Gerald Peel,Graham Ellis, Susan Lunn, and a ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Trevor Jackson

Langley Residential School Fairfield Drive Baildon

My name is Steve Gill and I lived at the Langley Residential School in Baildon from 1961 to 1962. If anybody remembers me could they please get in ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Steve Gill

Baildon Bank

Late 50's. As a kid I used to run wild with my dog Spot on Baildon Bank, Baildon Green and through the Knoll Wood, mainly during the long light summer evenings (but really just when ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by John Shooter

Langley Residential Special School 1956

Hi All, Just to say that I was a resident of Langley from January 1956 to July 1956. Have an autograph book here with staff and boys/girls comments on ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Robert Alders

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