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St Francis Church, Parkway
St Francis Church, Parkway
80th Anniversary
Starting Life As A Married Couple
Starting Life As A Married Couple
Life at 7 Woodhall Court
Airman's escape from Crete
Airman's escape from Crete
Fugitive for six days
VJ-Day in Welwyn Garden City
VJ-Day in Welwyn Garden City
The town celebrates VJ Day
VE - Day in Welwyn Garden City
VE - Day in Welwyn Garden City
The town celebrates the end of the war in Europe
Service to customers
Service to customers
"All Clear" and "Siren Shopping"
Fire at the Welwyn Theatre 1962
Fire at the Welwyn Theatre 1962
Fire breaks out after Thailans' first night
Paper Rationing
Paper Rationing
Your Local Newspaper
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Peartree Stores
Peartree Stores
In the 1950's
I was Transport Manager at Welwyn Department Store at the time Peartree...
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ICI Plastics
ICI Plastics
The Story of the Welwyn Garden City Site
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Cochrane family memories
Cochrane family memories
As it was in the 30's - thro' young eyes.
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Peartree School
Peartree School
An early school in Welwyn Garden City
I attended Peartree School from 1948 to 1950. I remember Miss HCollins...
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Golden Jubilee Celebrations
Golden Jubilee Celebrations
A visit from Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
Yes, I certainly remember that day! My wife's dad worked for the Welwyn...
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On 16/04/2015
Welwyn Garden City Library - Time Line
Welwyn Garden City Library - Time Line
My sister and father, along with my in-laws, were all keen readers and I...
By Joseph Peterson
On 16/04/2015
Haldens Shopping Parade
Haldens Shopping Parade
What's changed? Comparing 1970 and 2010
I lived near Shoplands, but Haldens was where I was taken to get my hair...
By Rob Jerams
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Cochrane family memories
Cochrane family memories
As it was in the 30's - thro' young eyes.
Yes, you're right.  Walby had a shop in Hatfield.   I suspect the one at...
By Robstan
On 16/04/2015
Peartree School
Peartree School
An early school in Welwyn Garden City
I attended Moatwood (Peartree) School from 1939 to 1945, then I went to...
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Moving to Welwyn Garden City in 1946
Moving to Welwyn Garden City in 1946
I think you and your parents would have called it a railway station in...
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