Collected Memories

These stunning recent compilation titles highlight some of the best memories of life from all over Britain selected from the thousands contributed to the Share Your Memories feature here on the Frith website. The result has enabled us to publish these absorbing, funny and often poignant reminders of British life from the Second World War to the 1970s. There are 17 books in this series.

Prices from £16.

Books in this series

What to expect in a Collected Memories book

Happy Summer Days at the pool

Happy Summer Days at the pool

"When I saw this photograph of the swimming pool at Colchester on the Frith website it reminded me of those carefree summer days in my childhood when we would cycle from Myland to the pool, leave our bikes unlocked in a heap outside..."

I want to take one home!

I want to take one home!

"I used to love going to the children's zoo at Southport as a child in the 1950s, when I was about the same age as the little girls seen in this view. The baby goats were my favourite animals there. I remember we had a family scene once!"

Working at the local paper

Working at the local paper

"In the early 1960s I started work at the old Hampshire Chronicle offices in Winchester's High Street. I began my journalist career as a cub reporter under the benign eye of Monica Woodhouse and news editor 'Jock' Coutts. It was a great place to be..."

Selected pages from the Collected Memories series.

To get a feel for what you can expect from this book series, take a peak at these sample pages from a Collected Memories book.

Personalise your Book

Most of our books are printed individually to your order, allowing you to add a personal message when you buy that will be printed on the title page at no extra cost, making our books a great gift or keepsake.

There is simply nothing like receiving a gift that has been specially chosen with you in mind.Our individually printed, personalised books are the perfect way to show you care and are ideal for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and leaving or retirement occasions.

Before you buy, you can add a personal message which will be printed on the title page of your personalised book for no extra cost. Available as paperback or hardback.


Poetry books and any books under the 'Stock Books' category cannot be personalised and available on in paperback or hardback as specified.

Add a dedication to the title page

Free Photo Print with this Book

These books include a voucher for a free Frith Photo Print.

Turn to the back of your Frith book and find a voucher for a free mounted print of a Frith photo of your choice. Simply choose any photo from the book, return the completed the with a small payment for P&P. We will then print it in sepia and mount it for you in our Medium Standard mount.

A Frith photo print

Explore other Photo Book Series

Other Frith Shop Departments