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Memories of Byfleet

Candy Corner

I can remember Candy Corner, in the 1960s we would all gather outside this shop to decide what we would do with our day, it was such a lovely little sweet shop, my father in law used to buy 'Walnut Whips' in there on Sundays for my mother in law (that looks like his bike outside the shop)!!

A memory of Byfleet by Christine Woodruff

Conker Arch

We used to live at 96, Church Road where I lived as a youngster between 1956 and circa 1962 when our family moved to a new house in New Haw. I was 11 years old when we moved there from ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Derek Russel

Wisley To Byfleet Walking Along The Towpath

My memories of Byfleet are of walking along the towpath from Wisley to Byfleet when weather was nice in summer. My mum and dad and myself as a child used to walk it quite often, and I remember the shops there.

A memory of Byfleet by Carol Woolhead

The Plough In The 1930''S 40''S

The Plough my Grandad's (Jack Bartram) favourite watering hole, Granny claimed that with the money he spent there it should have belonged to the family. Landlord in ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Peter Hancocks

Byfleet Primary School

My most fondest memories maybe seem weird, but was great to be with new friends that I made that day, and some that lasted through Secondary School. Byfleet Primary School ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Martyn Heath

Dawson Road

I can remember living at No. 25 Dawson Road from when I was 6 months old until I married my husband in 1970. In 1955 going to Byfleet County Primary School, the school was new then and ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Christine Woodruff

Top Of Our Road

I remember this parade of shops being built. Left to right was Ely's the greengrocers, next door was Mr Hill the butchers, then Humphries the grocer and then Ashworths the chemists. ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Peter Hancocks

Information On Second World War Byfleet

My grandmother, Beatrice Lay, lived in Byfleet during the 1940s and up to her death in 1998, only ever moving as far as West Byfleet; my mother, Cynthia Lay, ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Neil Lloyd

Remembering Byfleet

I was born in Byfleet in 1950. We lived in Binfield Road. Later I moved to the hotel that was built where the village green is now. My mother Beatrice Stenning was the ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Paulene Morgan

Good Memories Of Byfleet

I lived in Petersham Avenue, Byfleet, name June Bartram. We used to look over at the race track. I went to St Mary's School. There were two Miss Evans teachers. I was ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by June Keddie

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