Coronavirus: Thank you for your continued support in these difficult times. Since our office and factory are in a rural area, our staff travel to work individually by car and we have enough space to maintain social distancing, so in consultation with our staff, we have decided to remain open for business unless government policy changes.
We are still able to despatch most of our products, however, the ones listed below (that are made by other manufacturers) will not be available for a while.

Tableware (Coasters & Placemats) and Wallpaper.

Our despatch times are normal, but Royal Mail & Parcelforce delivery times are varying depending on location - some parcels arrive next day and others are taking up to 10 days, which we have no control over.

We will update this message as anything changes.

My History - a Memory of Willesden.

I was born in Park Royal Hospital in November 1951. Lived for a while in Willesden High Road. We then moved to Severn Way, which was off Denzil Road. I went to school at Dudden Hill Infants School. Then I went to St.Marys Junior school. After that I went to John Kelly Girls School. When I was 15 I left school and went to work at the Oxford University Press in Neasen. I worked there till I got married in St. Marys Church. We were married by Reverend Oakley. I married a sailor so we moved to Plymouth, then Chatham, Hong Kong for 2 years, back to Chatham the we moved to Portsmouth in Hampshire where we still live. I enjoyed living in Willesden at the time but would never move back, as love living by the sea.


A memory shared by lynne_whicker on Dec 23rd, 2015.
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 Comments & Feedback

Thu Jan 28th 2016, at 8:37 pm
fourcatscapell commented:
I was born on christmas eve at 123 churchill road willesden,the rd
across St.Andrews church on the High road, I attended Dudden
Hill nursery school,Gladstone Park school,John Kelly Girls school
I remember learning to swim at Gladstone park swimming pool
my cousin Jimmy Barber lived at Mayo road, my grandmother
and my Aunt Marie,uncle Ron lived at 8 Severn Way,
I left Willesden age 14 and moved to Sudbury Hill.
I have lived in Nassau Bahamas Hong Kong, U.S.A, where I still
live.I remember friends Sylvia Elliott, I think she lived in Pound Lane,Sylvia Fowler,I guess Sylvia was a popular name!
I love this site! Like a time capsule!I remember the fish shop Orpens, where we always bought our Friday fish.!

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