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Letchworth Childhood - a Memory of Letchworth Garden City.

Seeing the fountain in this picture brings back childhood memories from the 1950/60s of sailing boats up and down the paddling pool at weekends or when your parents took you down on a sunny afternoon. Summer fetes and funfair on the grass area between the paddling pool and Norton Way South, last but not least playing in the small wood behind the paddling pool before the Council cut it down and spoilt it!


A memory shared by Ian Griffin on Jun 5th, 2006. Send Ian Griffin a message

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Sun Aug 2nd 2020, at 10:10 pm
guitarpete commented:
I’m from letchworth I remember the paddling pool very well we used to go down there every week had great fun used to go to all the fetes and the round table have picnics and family get together sit brings back so many memories pity about the fountain. cheers. pete

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