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  • Gail Morris on Town Centre memoriesMy first job at age 16 was as a bank clerk at the Midland Bank on Howardsgate in 1961. The...
  • Margaret Kelly on Canossian Convent School for GirlsHi, I recall doing my 'o' levels in 1981 and was one of the last pupils -i think there were...
  • Richard ROSE on BLACKTHORN SCHOOLI attended blackthorn scool in the sixties leaving in 69.It was lovely. My teachers were ms Enland mr jones and...
  • Peter Cockbain on Handside MemoriesI have just noticed the reference in the above memory by Anne W to Dr Vivien Lloyd who "lived at...
  • Chris Popplestone on ICI PlasticsReading these comments brings back many memories. I joined ICI straight from school with A level chemistry in 1960 and...
  • John Thorby on Welwyn Theatre & Embassy CinemaMy wife and I met in the Welwyn Theatre on Easter Monday the 7th April 1958 (60 year ago). The...
  • Marie Cadavieco was Barton on Tewin WaterI think it was before 1953 that it became a school for the deaf. My brother Terry Barton was born...
  • John Leishman on My Memories: Woodhall StoresRenovated into individual shops in the late 80s? As far back as i can remember (born 68) apart from Co-op...
  • Michael on Haldens Shopping ParadeI worked at Kershaw's between about 1975 and 1979. I remember Harry and Violet with fondness. I last saw Harry...
  • Corinne on Find your neighbourhoodMy most favorite Aunt lived at Great Garnet, Bushey Ley, Haynes Close. These are old addresses I found recently 2017....
  • Patricia Knights on Cresta SilksI worked at Cresta Silks when I left school in 1958, I worked as a finisher and then a machinist....
  • John Bishop on Film studiosMy Grandfather was a set carpenter at the studios in WGC and moved to Elstree in 1950. Originally he had...
  • Colin MInton on ICI PlasticsWhat a lot of interesting memories! I joined ICI Plastics as a lab assistant in 1956 straight from school with...
  • Robert Oakhill on Cochrane family memoriesYou mention the Woodhall shop of D C Wenk. I think that this was an electrical shop. John Wenk of...
  • Joanne Conrad on Airman’s escape from Crete2018.March 5 - Googled Dudley Honor and found this page. My family knew he and Mary personally for years. My...
  • Patrick Rafferty on Cottage HospitalI had my tonsils out at the cottage hospital when I was 5 years old in 1959
  • Richard Wilson on Murphy Radio Sports Day and PeartreeHarry was my uncle. He trained Steve Ovett. He worked at Murphy Radio.
  • Richard Wilson on Welwyn Athletic ClubIt was nice to hear Chris mention my uncle Harry Wilson, who was dedicated to athletics throughout his life.
  • Dave schultz on Shredded WheatI remember the welfare shredded wheat box had a picture of the household cavalry on the front does anyone know...
  • Bob Gibson on 50 temporary houses for Garden CityWhat about the ones in Wheatley Road?
  • Catherine Brittain on Cresta SilksI found in my mother in law’s possessions when clearing out her house an Art Deco Cresta Silk cardboard box....
  • Tony Fewkes on The Cherry TreeMy band English Rogues played many times at The Cherry Tree in the public bar on Thursday nights in the...
  • Sue Bradford on An East side homeI lived as a child in Great Ley and at the end of our back garden was some rough ground....
  • Sue Bradford on Welwyn Garden City Library – Time LineRebekah Bristow You've brought back a vague memory of mine - a library in Cole Green Lane opposite (approx.) Gooseacre...
  • Sue Bradford on Haldens Shopping ParadeMy dad's shop at Haldens was Kershaws Hardware, my maiden name. I like to think Dad kept a good stock...
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