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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.
The School Choir
The School Choir
Green Wrythe School
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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
St. Helier Schools
St. Helier Schools
The schools were numbered
We went to school at five and attended No. 10 School, Tweeddale Road,...
By Irene Williams
On 18/10/2021
Education and Expectations
Education and Expectations
Did the schools aim high for their pupils?
Hi to you all. My mother and her two younger sisters attended the Willows...
By Paul Railton
On 11/10/2021
Glastonbury School
Glastonbury School
An Inspector's Report 1940
I was in grammar stream from 1955/6 to 1961..and remember all those fellow...
By Bob Chandley
On 11/10/2021
A Brief History of St. Helier Hospital
A Brief History of St. Helier Hospital
A very modern design
I did some of my surgical training at St Helier in 1969.  It was a...
By Paul O'Keeffe
On 11/10/2021
Newspaper Boy
Newspaper Boy
St. Helier Newsagents
St Helier memories. I came across the entry by Alan Ridgway who I remember and...
By Ron Cooper
On 11/10/2021
Doodlebug Hit
Doodlebug Hit
A narrow escape in Robertsbridge Road
I am sure the Gladstone Home was on the corner of BIshopsford Road and Seddon...
By Ron Cooper
On 11/10/2021
Garth Technical Secondary School
Garth Technical Secondary School
The Building Workshop
I came across this great website whilst researching my early years, having been...
By Ron Cooper
On 11/10/2021
Doodlebug over St. Helier
Doodlebug over St. Helier
A personal account
Born in1937, I lived at 238 St.Helier Ave, at the junction of Middleton...
By George Phillips
On 11/10/2021