Greenford, Greenford Road c.1965
Memories of Greenford
Hi, I'm looking into the history of my family. My Nan and Grandad had a fish and chip shop in Greenford in the 50's, their names are Lillian and Charles Larter. Does anyone remember them or their shop?
I started at Stanhope infants in 1950, continued through the juniors and left the fifth year of the senior school in 1961. Is there anybody out there who was at Stanhope the same years as me ?? Eddy Davis.
I was born in Cowgate Road, Greenford in 1938. About 1950 we moved to Ruislip Road. I remember playing in the park at the end of the road and visiting the river Brent nearby which of course was out of bounds to us little ones. During the war, 1939 to 1945 we had to sleep in our air-raid shelter at night because of the bombing. (...Read full memory)
My name is Peter Simkins and I was born at 64 Runnymede Gardens on the Western Avenue in March 1939. My Mum and Dad had moved in after getting g married in 1938. We were living close to the Greenford Roundabout, the Bridge Hotel and South Greenford Halt station (whence I caught the 'push and pull' steam (...Read full memory)