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Local Diary
Local Diary
Canvey News 1961
Poise and Personality
Poise and Personality
Canvey News 1961
Casino Ballroom Dances
Casino Ballroom Dances
Canvey News 1961
Canvey Robberies
Canvey Robberies
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1961
Fine weather
Fine weather
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1961
Dog Flood Hero is Dead
Dog Flood Hero is Dead
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1961
4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1973
Popular Islander Dies
Popular Islander Dies
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1963
The Night The Dog Wasn't In
The Night The Dog Wasn't In
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder
The Island Yacht Club Annual Dinner
The Island Yacht Club Annual Dinner
Canvey News & Benfleet Recorder 1963
A Fancy Dress Dance at the Distaff Club
A Fancy Dress Dance at the Distaff Club
Canvey News & Benfleet Recorder 1963
S & L Bacon Co. Ltd
S & L Bacon Co. Ltd
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1963
He Is NOT Dead
He Is NOT Dead
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1963
The Chapman Lion
The Chapman Lion
Thanks to Suzanne Scott
VE Victory Party
VE Victory Party
In memory 70 Years on
In Memory of Mary Dallas
In Memory of Mary Dallas
whose funeral was today
Brook Clothing (Canvey)
Brook Clothing (Canvey)
Christmas Dinner at the Haystack
Rio Cinema
Rio Cinema
As featured in a Canvey paper 1964
Mr J W Eales Retires
Mr J W Eales Retires
School Teacher retires 1964
S E Essex Primary Schools Athletics Champions
S E Essex Primary Schools Athletics Champions
Sent in by Stephen Reynolds
In the Courts
In the Courts
Essex Weekly News 1943
Tizer the Appetizer
Tizer the Appetizer
Essex Weekly News 1943
Profits of Canvey Restaurant
Profits of Canvey Restaurant
Essex Weekly News 1943
Canvey Island, Nov. 26
Canvey Island, Nov. 26
Essex Weekly News 1943
"Lights" on Canvey Island
Essex Weekly News 1943
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4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1973
You can click on it and enlarge it but I am afraid it is still not terribly...
By Janet Penn
On 21/05/2015
4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
4th Canvey Scouts and Methodist Guides Gang Show
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1973
Does anyone have the original of this? I'm trying to identify people but it...
By David Coverley
On 21/05/2015
Tower Radio Stores
Tower Radio Stores
A short history 1932- Present Day
the people in this photo are: from left Olive Elms, Ernie Matthews, Gladys...
By Joan liddiard
On 19/05/2015
Tower Radio Stores
Tower Radio Stores
A short history 1932- Present Day
My aunt Gladys Matthews, checking a new arrival of stock. ...
By Joan liddiard
On 19/05/2015
S & L Bacon Co. Ltd
S & L Bacon Co. Ltd
Canvey News and Benfleet Recorder 1963
Hi The shop is now the Indian restaurant on the corner of Furtherwick Rd and...
By Graham Stevens
On 19/05/2015
Peggy Morgan Flood survivor
Peggy Morgan Flood survivor
An interview with Peggy
My mum often talks about that terrible night of floods and Peggy Morgan. I was...
By sylvia parker
On 18/05/2015
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
History of the Canvey Wildfowlers Club
Hi vic, great to hear from you. Tom Townsend still talks about our trips to the...
By Rod Bishop
On 18/05/2015
Island Boys Under 11s 1980
Island Boys Under 11s 1980
Sent in by Buzz Bullock
Top picture. Back Row.... Left to Right, Peter Jacobs, James Heys, Paul White ,...
By Neil Barlow
On 16/05/2015
Steve
Steve "Milky" Harris
The spotlight from a starring role in a sixties iconic TV advert for a chocolate bar has never left one Canvey resident.
Rugby Furtherwick Park school Many memories. Not good enough to make the first...
By John Butt
On 14/05/2015
Ian Hawks Memories
Ian Hawks Memories
Prouts & The Canvey Canoe Club
hi and thanks for reading my post. I'm looking for some family members, but...
By Tony
On 13/05/2015
Perry family photos.
Perry family photos.
Lent to us by Stanley Perry
thankyou Stanley for putting this wedding photo on here. I knew Eileen very...
By Joan Liddiard
On 12/05/2015
The rise and fall of the Chapman Lighthouse
The rise and fall of the Chapman Lighthouse
1851-1957
Can you send us a picture please Suzanne and do you know where abouts on the...
By Janet Penn
On 12/05/2015
The rise and fall of the Chapman Lighthouse
The rise and fall of the Chapman Lighthouse
1851-1957
I have one of the brass lion heads from the light house. ...
By Suzanne Scott
On 12/05/2015
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
Canvey Wildfowlers Club 50 Years Old
History of the Canvey Wildfowlers Club
hi Rod I am very happy to see the club is still as strong as ever after...
By victor drury
On 12/05/2015
Casino Rides
Casino Rides
Canvey's Amusements
Spent many a happy hour on here..used to be a chap worked on it called OXO...
By Sandra Springall
On 10/05/2015
Rio Cinema
Rio Cinema
As featured in a Canvey paper 1964
Used to be called the flea pit..and the young males had an endearing habit of...
By Sandra Stephens
On 10/05/2015
Escape to England, not once but twice, to spend over 30 years as a Canvey GP
Escape to England, not once but twice, to spend over 30 years as a Canvey GP
Dr Karel Machacek's extraordinary journey
Dr Sonneck was our family GP..but sawDr Maccachek several times and was always...
By Sandra Stephens
On 10/05/2015
Canvey Seafront Postcard
Canvey Seafront Postcard
no date
i lived just off the sea front in Lottem Road..we moved there in in 1960 so...
By Sandra Stephens
On 10/05/2015
An Interview with Brian Cook
An Interview with Brian Cook
Old Canvey Memories
Hazel..fancy seeing you here ??...
By Sandra Springall
On 10/05/2015
International Yachtsman
International Yachtsman
John Fisk
Hello I was a member of the Chapman Sands Sailing Club as a 13 year old in the...
By sparrow
On 10/05/2015