Heysham, The Docks c.1915

Memories of Heysham


My then fiancé and I went to Heysham Towers holiday camp in the 1950's with a couple of friends for a weeks holiday. Sadly I managed to lose my engagement ring whilst I was there. We have been married now for 57 years but I still miss my ring. If anyone reading this found it I would love to hear from them. He did however buy me a new one but it's not the same.

Morecambe Bay Holiday Camp, aka Heysham Towers, in the early sixties as a teenager. The Towers were owned by the Holdens, I especially remember Derek and Jean. We were roused by the 'phantom buglar' and didn't have a minute to spare until 'Goodnight Campers'. We danced to Norman Robinson's band, and Jack Winston playing the (...Read full memory)

Parts of the Hall are still in existence. Some is divided into flats, whereas the pseudo-ecclesiastical 'ruins' are in people's gardens. I'd be grateful for information about the Hall's history.

I remember the big question "Are you a saint or a sinner?". I still have my badge to this day, alas I was a sinner, lol.

Sparked a Memory for you?

If this has sparked a memory, why not share it here?

Buy A Print

Buy 'Photo of Heysham, The Docks c.1915' as a print, or have it mounted, framed, or on canvas.

Prices from £22 £19.80
to £255 £229.50

Personalised Gifts

Use this photo to create a gift.