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GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
A minor point, but why "Removers"? Surely the business was moving and storing...
By Alan Davies
On 27/07/2017
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
Richard. The company was continued by the family.  George William Jeakins...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 26/07/2017
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
Nina, thanks for researching the family records, very interesting. Clearly...
By Richard Haines
On 26/07/2017
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
Apparently the company was founded in Hoxton 1896 by George William Jeakins who...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 25/07/2017
Langdon Hills Primary
Langdon Hills Primary
1961 School Photograph
No. 32 is myself, Penny Ward.  My brother Guy Ward is No. 40 on page...
By PennycWade
On 25/07/2017
Report and Photos of the Annual Display at the Manor Mission 29.04.17.
Report and Photos of the Annual Display at the Manor Mission 29.04.17.
It was very nice to see and chat to Jennifer, granddaughter of Charley Wignall,...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 25/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Referring to Irene Wignall, older daughter of Charley Wignall the bookmaker...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 25/07/2017
Work and a schoolboy
Work and a schoolboy
I stated that my employment record, while still at school, likely set the...
By Donald Joy
On 24/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Jeakins still operate as a removals company but now, although their vehicles...
By Donald Joy
On 24/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
As a further thought.  I have remembered that GW Jeakins also had a fleet...
By Richard Haines
On 24/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
On the subject of Francis and Jagger, I clearly remember their mid- blue...
By Richard Haines
On 23/07/2017
Laindon High Road School
Laindon High Road School
More Photographs of its Destruction
So sad to see this.  I moved out of Laindon in 1977 when I got...
By Keith Lyons
On 22/07/2017
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
I think No. 51 is a photo of myself Michael Shew. Does anybody recognise me as...
By Michael Shew
On 22/07/2017
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
Staff and Pupils of Laindon High Road School
The 1958 photograph
No. 4 is my twin sister Susan Shew - now Susan Brigden and she lives in...
By Michael Shew
On 22/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
I was working for D.C.Jeakins & Co. Ltd when Francis House, Wrexham Road...
By Donald Joy
On 22/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
I remember a removal company called Francis & Jagger.  Their business...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 21/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Unable to enlarge on the main topic re illegal betting but found a couple of...
By Donald Joy
On 21/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
I remember that a pal of mine Ray Farmer, son of Sid Farmer who seemed to have...
By Alan Davies
On 21/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
My standout memory of Kathleen Clegg dates to the time we were together in Mr...
By Alan Davies
On 20/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Following on from Alan Davies' recollection of the illegal off course...
By Paul Gibson
On 20/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Nina, thanks for that information about Stephen, your memory is brilliant and...
By Richard Haines
On 18/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Richard.  Yes I remember Stephen Clegg very well. He went to Markham’...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 18/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Nina, do you remember Stephen Clegg, I seem to recall he was at the LHR school...
By Richard Haines
On 18/07/2017
Betting
Betting
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Alan.  I have checked the records and found that your classmate, Kathleen...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 17/07/2017
Basildon Famous People
Basildon Famous People
Hi Ken.  Thanks for that.  I’m sure you are correct and the Ted...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 17/07/2017
Basildon Famous People
Basildon Famous People
Hi Nina,  I have spoken today with Ted Crudgington who lives in Bowers...
By Ken Porter
On 17/07/2017
O'Neil family in Laindon
O'Neil family in Laindon
Does my old classmate from Langdon Hills School, Josephine O'Neil, feature...
By Alan Davies
On 16/07/2017
O'Neil family in Laindon
O'Neil family in Laindon
Hi Barry, I dont know if you're still looking for info? My Grandad was...
By Harry Neil
On 16/07/2017
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
looking for information
Alan.  I have looked on the 1949 and 1951 Electoral Registers but...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/07/2017
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
looking for information
Alan.  I think you were probably right when you said ‘...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 14/07/2017