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  • Frances Dale (Rudd) on Anne’s MemoriesThank you Ladies for your memories. I was born in 1947 at 7 Newfields. My Dad then worked at D.H's...
  • Frances Dale, (Rudd) on Studio LisaI was a child model for Studio Lisa. Family history has it that, one of the models was ill so...
  • Roland Merry on Handside LaneI lived in Handside Green (#5) from 1949 until just before I got married in 1970. The names of the...
  • Deborah Oughtibridge on C B PurdomMy Grandmother was said to have been a nanny to Edmund Purdom in the late 1920's but I don't know...
  • Christine Howchin on Cresta SilksMy nan worked at Cresta Silks for years. I remember going into the canteen and having some drink waiting for...
  • Richard Wilkinson on Welwyn Garden City Industrial Growth – pre 1940In reply to Barry Aarons comment, my Great Grandfather was Leslie George Wilkinson (LG Wilkinson) who along with his brother...
  • martin taylor on Expansion of Hatfield Hyde.I lived at 36 Middlefield from 1962 to the early 80's when I left home.i remember playing on the small...
  • Deborah Oughtibridge on Cochrane family memoriesMy grandparents lived at first at 20 the Row and Grandad worked at Dawneys for 48 years. Other family members...
  • Deborah Oughtibridge on My Home TownMy father did the bread round with Harry in his van - Harry was his uncle.
  • Peter on Handside MemoriesThis raises many old memories of the 1950s , including the swimming pool as in the photo (long before Stanborough...
  • Peter on Handside LaneHi Rob. We lived in The Quadrangle from 1947. During the 50s we boys used to play cricket on Handside...
  • Peter on Early years in The QuadrangleHi Mary. What years were you there? I lived in The Quadrangle from 1947 to 1963 and have many memories...
  • Sue on Anne’s MemoriesAw, loved the memories, yes Anne please write as much as you like, i love reading it. I also was...
  • Joan Wray (nee Punter) on Anne’s MemoriesI worked as a shop assistant in the A1 Dairy shop in 1945/46. I started there as soon as I...
  • Joan Wray (nee Punter) on Dialog – Peter CochraneI wonder if you are the same Peter Cochrane who went to the YMCA Youth Club at the bottom of...
  • Harry Punter on The Official Opening of the Public Library in Campus WestThe Library in Guessens Road and originally was the house of, I think Ebenezer Howard. As a schoolboy at Handside...
  • Joan Wray on East-side and West-sideI lived in Bythe Mount off Broadwater Road from the age of 18 months and started my schooldays in 1936...
  • Mick Barnett on Welwyn Garden City Football ClubJust a slight amendment to my previous timeline. They joined the Bedfordshire and District County League in 1926 and stayed...
  • Robert Gill on Anne’s MemoriesThank you Ann, we would love to hear more about your life in Welwyn Garden City. Do you have any...
  • Mary Atkinson(nee Hutchings) on The Official Opening of the Public Library in Campus WestI remember the Library used to be in either Guessens Court or Guessens Road. That was in the '40s. And...
  • Mick Barnett on Welwyn Garden City Football ClubI've recently been viewing the archives of the Welwyn Hatfield Times and it's forerunners and have established the following timeline:...
  • Maggie Fink on Tewin WaterI lived in the house next door with my father and step mother in the early 1950's. The house was...
  • Maggie Fink on Handside School 1940-1946Leah Ward was my stepmother, she married my father Arthur Russell Jones,an early resident of WGC, in 1947. My mother,Gladys,died...
  • Susan Brewer on BLACKTHORN SCHOOLAh, but that was typical of Mr Edwards. He was a kind man, and I'll always be grateful for the...
  • Rob Marriott on Handside LaneMy Father moved to Handside Lane in the fifties with his elderly parents when he started his career at Roche...
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