J Mc Kelvey, Ashtead 60s 70s. - a Memory of Ashtead.

I am responding to P Mara, I knew a Joe Mara and was a friend of Mick Budd, he was a really pleasant guy, friendly and open. I lived in West Farm and knew Graham, Martin and Roy well.
I live in London with my wife and occasionally my children also. I have strong memories of my village childhood, I loved the summers tho' the winters were tough and school a little hit and miss. I'd welcome contact from any of the aforenamed individuals. I also remember the Vansons living in a huge place at the bottom of West Farm, it had a victorian religious feel to it.

A memory shared by jmck5 on Jul 14th, 2015. Send jmck5 a message.

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Mon Oct 19th 2015, at 5:07 am
pvanson commented:
hi im peter vanson and lived in that big victorian house and your right it was actually owned by the catholic church.i was a good friend of mick butt .moved to london then the usa so lost contact with any one i knew .
Thu Mar 3rd 2016, at 5:14 am
Patrick Mara commented:
Hey John this is Joe Mara, living in New York now for a long time. Used to hang out with you and Graham, Mick, Roy and Martin of course a long time ago. Try me at IORMARA@AOL.COM, head it Ashtead so I know what it is. Would be great to talk with you, have been in touch with Peter Vanson. Joe

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