My son learnt to sail with Thames Young mariners – Freda Hyde – 08

My sons joined the Petersham Sea Scouts – Freda Hyde – 07

Learning skating at Richmond Ice Rink – Mike Holwill – 04

My son and daughter in the scouts and guides and sang in St. Richard’s church choir – Mike Holwill – 03

Box pews at St. Peter’s were scary for a child – George Hughes – 26

Circus animals on the Petersham Road – George Hughes – 05

Fishing from the concrete barges moured in the pits – George Hughes – 13

I left schiool at 14 – George Hughes – 31

I used to come home from school for lunch – George Hughes – 11

I used to to milking at Secrett’s Farm – George Hughes – 20