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Memories of Rugeley

The Parrot, The Monkey And Tennis On The Lawn

My mother was sent away to boarding school in 1921, when she was eight years old. For various reasons, she could not go home (to Cardiff) during the ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Henrietta Edwards

George Masons Employees

My dad informs me that my grandad ran George Mason's in Rugeley for many years. His name was Thomas Parsons and he lived in a large house with my nan, Lillian along the ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Rich Parsons

Jackhills Toyshop

I have great memories of Jackhills toyshop on the Horsefair in the seventies. I used to love going in there and it was the first stop to spend birthday or Christmas money, (usually ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Vicky Witton

Rugeley Past

I was born in Rugeley. I first lived in Green Lane near the corner of Hageley Road. The old houses have been demolished, there is town houses now on the site. I then moved to Attlee ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Colin Minshall

Mmm Fish And Chips

My memory of Rugeley was going to town and having fish and chips from Florie's chipshop in Brook Street, they were the best I have ever tasted. Wrapped in newspaper with fish bits in there too, those were the days.

A memory of Rugeley by Maggie Conway

Lower Brook Street 1955

I used to visit my Bailey family, they lived on the Pear Tree estate, I stayed with my nan and grandad Bailey in Great Haywood. The fish and chips from Lower Brook Street were the very best, the years between 1953-56.

A memory of Rugeley by Christine Pitcher

Bolton House Song

The secret love between Mr G and Miss W.

A memory of Rugeley by Heather Hillier

Bicycle Storage

I was born and lived at Longdon Green. I started work at West Cannock Colliery No.5 in 1951. I used to cycle to Rugeley every morning and store my bicycle in Jack Hill's shop doorway ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Carl Linney

Trying To Find More About Parish House In Rugeley

Can you please help me? I'm trying to find any photos or info about the Parish House in Rugeley town.

A memory of Rugeley by Neil Parton

Pear Tree Estate

My family (the Millers) lived in Hillary Crest on the Pear Tree Estate. Dad, Bill, was an electrician in the mine (possibly Coppice). He also had a 2nd job at the Pub at the ...Read full memory

A memory of Rugeley by Sue Slatcher

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