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The Storm of October 1987
The Storm of October 1987
Memories of the Great Storm 16 October 1987
Wickford Methodist Church
Wickford Methodist Church
Demolished 1975
Wickford Choral Group
Wickford Choral Group
Do you remember this Group?
Sir Bertram Hyde Jones
Sir Bertram Hyde Jones
A Runwell Resident
Mr Ken Phillott (2)
Mr Ken Phillott (2)
A member of Wickford Horticultural Society.
Mr Ken Phillott (1)
Mr Ken Phillott (1)
A Wartime Commando
My Wickford Story
My Wickford Story
Eric Lamb
Mayfield's Swimming Pool in Battlesbridge
Mayfield's Swimming Pool in Battlesbridge
Steve Card's enquiry, and memories from contributors.
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First World War Memorials (1)
First World War Memorials (1)
Memorials to two airmen
We recently visited these memorials on a hike...
By Richard Yeldham
On 11/10/2017
St George's School, Wickford
St George's School, Wickford
I remember the smell and noise from the chicken...
By Lorraine Taylor
On 30/09/2017
'Father of Wickford' - Dr. Frew
'Father of Wickford' - Dr. Frew
An extract from 'Wickford Life', 1998.
Tommy and Jimmy Frew had the most elegant top...
By Lorraine Taylor
On 30/09/2017
Swan Lane, circa 1910
Swan Lane, circa 1910
I also walked the distance to and from school ,...
By Lorraine Taylor
On 30/09/2017
Wickford Academy of Music and Elocution
Wickford Academy of Music and Elocution
Principal: Florence Fox, L.L.C.M. A.L.C.M.
Does anyone remember Mrs.Tossle, a music teacher...
By Maggie Carman
On 27/09/2017
Wickford Secondary Modern School, Market Road
Wickford Secondary Modern School, Market Road
Bob: the dates are fully accurate.  The year...
By John Fuller
On 20/09/2017
James Birch and Rhoda Ross.
James Birch and Rhoda Ross.
On their wedding day at St Mary's Church, Runwell.
James Birch was my grandfather. He wasn't...
By Ivan Birch
On 20/09/2017
Wickford Carnival, 1980
Wickford Carnival, 1980
A look back at a Wonderful Carnival
I was the little Dutch girl......37 years ago...
By Michelle Collier
On 12/09/2017
Wickford Secondary Modern School, Market Road
Wickford Secondary Modern School, Market Road
John have you got the dates right? My wife says...
By bobcroot
On 12/09/2017
The glider that came down in Runwell, June 1944.
The glider that came down in Runwell, June 1944.
I saw the sky full of planes and gliders, and one...
By bobcroot
On 12/09/2017
Waterworks Road, Wickford
Waterworks Road, Wickford
Thank you Phil for the additional information re....
By Mary Armour
On 12/09/2017
Wickford Methodist Church
Wickford Methodist Church
Demolished 1975
This looks derelict and overgrown, it wasn't...
By bobcroot
On 07/09/2017