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Coronation Day 1953
Coronation Day 1953
A Great Celebration
Childhood Memories
Childhood Memories
Growing up on the Estate
In search of Elsie Louisa Whittlesay
In search of Elsie Louisa Whittlesay
From Cape to Carshalton - a story that needs your help please
Wrythe Green
Wrythe Green
Friends of the Wrythe
Happy Estate kid
Happy Estate kid
A Personal Memory
The Start of the War (1939-41)
The Start of the War (1939-41)
Wartime St. Helier
History at St Helier's
History at St Helier's
Phyllis Cox & Arthur Brown
Carshalton Carnival
Carshalton Carnival
Still going strong.
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Glastonbury School
Glastonbury School
An Inspector's Report 1940
Hi bods,I was here 1972-77.Form teacher was Winnie Wildash. Headmaster Wilf...
By Steve Burnett
On 28/05/2022
The St. Helier Arms
The St. Helier Arms
A public house with a very chequered history
I worked at the Arms late 70s,can’t remember the exact year. I was a...
By Peter
On 13/03/2022
Oh I do like to be beside the seaside....
Oh I do like to be beside the seaside....
Many residents enjoyed days out to the beach
Here is a pic of one of the coaches  at the Green waiting to go to the...
By Janis Chambers
On 03/03/2022
Life at the Hospital
Life at the Hospital
The staff of St. Helier
I trained with Mark, we had lovely times and great tutors...
By Alison Henshaw
On 03/03/2022
Some Local Lads 1950/51
Some Local Lads 1950/51
Do you recognise any of the lads?
That's my dad, Harry Muff there and I recognise Matty Doyle. They remained...
By Jeanette Muff
On 17/02/2022
The Eel and Pie Shop
The Eel and Pie Shop
The Circle, Green Wrythe Lane
Hi Maureen   if you go to a traditional pie and mash shop like Manze...
By John Palmer
On 02/02/2022
The Eel and Pie Shop
The Eel and Pie Shop
The Circle, Green Wrythe Lane
I grew up Middleton Road end of Thornton Road, so very convenient for the pie...
By Maureen Preissner
On 01/02/2022
Life at the Hospital
Life at the Hospital
The staff of St. Helier
I have very found memories of St Helier from 1986-1990 as a part of my training...
By Mark Dalton
On 28/01/2022
Buses
Buses
There never was any at first
Route 32 ran from St Helier Avenue/Middleton Road to Worcester Park (via South...
By Mark Donohue
On 05/01/2022
Scouting in St. Helier
Scouting in St. Helier
It's a long way from Reigate!
I wanted to add one other name: that if Paul Valance, a Senior Scout back then,...
By Homer Simpson
On 06/12/2021
Scouting in St. Helier
Scouting in St. Helier
It's a long way from Reigate!
As a boy way back in the early 1960’s Patches was my first experience of...
By Homer Simpson
On 03/12/2021
Education and Expectations
Education and Expectations
Did the schools aim high for their pupils?
I didn't go to Willows but at Merton Park County Primary School Miriam...
By Professor Edward Black
On 01/11/2021