Wickford, St Catherine's Church c.1955

Wickford, St Catherine's Church c.1955

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Memories of Wickford

The Evacues

My sister and I were evacuated to Wickford in 1940, I was just over 5 years old and my sister 11 years old. We came from the east end of London. We moved into a bungalow with an elderly lady called Mrs Walker, there was also a ...Read full memory

A memory of Wickford by Leonard Askew

Newly Wed

I had lived in Basildon and married a Dagenham man in 1975, we moved to a turning called Woodfield on the newly built Moody Estate off Nevedon Road.  To go to the shops or rail station, we had to pass Hall's Corner.  I ...Read full memory

A memory of Wickford by Ann Martin

A Walk From Wickford High Street Down The Rettendon Raod

My name is Kevin Mears, I lived in Wickford from my birth in 1958 until I got married in 1980. I shall describe my memories of Wickford in the 1960s and 1970s as a couple of walks ...Read full memory

A memory of Wickford by Kevin Mears

Sweet Shop

Just along from Halls corner past the police station on your right are two shops. One was a sweet shop run by my great grandparents - Orrock. This must have been in the 1940s as I remember my mother telling me about it. My ...Read full memory

A memory of Wickford by Tracy Hanna

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