Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | July 31, 2011

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Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | February 26, 2017

Rare photo of 1937 King George VI celebrations in Dulwich Road emerges

We are very grateful to see this very rare photo of celebrations of the 1937 Coronation of King George VI in Kingstanding. The picture was taken in Dulwich Road. I welcome any more pictures from this event which would have been early on in the life of the estate.img-064

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | February 26, 2017

Letter from Kingsland school marks passing of Pupil

Lee Lewis was kind enough to share with us this letter from 1938. In it, the school expresses sympathy for the passing of one of it’s pupils.

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Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | February 26, 2017

A letter from WW2 – School rules at Dulwich Road

Lee Lewis kindly provided this letter issued by Dulwich Road Girls school in 1940 with regard to air raid protocol.

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Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | February 26, 2017

Do you remember the Kingstanding Royals?

Lee Lewis recently sent me this picture of the Kingstanding Royals football team. He thinks it dates from the 1930’s. Do you remember them? Where did they play and who did they beat? kingstanding-royals

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | April 23, 2013

Coronation Day at Cranbourne Road School

Photographs of the celebrations of Coronation Day at Cranbourne road school have been posted. Read more…

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | April 23, 2013

Picture of Hartley Road on VE day

Picture of Hartley Road on VE day. Read more…

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | March 19, 2013

Betting shop on Finchley Road

Carole Müller recalls her grandparents betting shop on Finchley Road. Read more…

 

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | March 16, 2013

New memories from Sundridge Road school

Diane Stringer has kindly donated this news paper cutting on her school’s celebration of the ‘Festival of Britain’ year. Read more…

Sundridge school's celebration of the 'Festival of Britain'

Sundridge Road school’s celebration of the ‘Festival of Britain’

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | January 27, 2013

Recollection book on Kingstanding

Dear All, I have started work on a book on Kingstanding using the memories and recollections recorded in the project. I will update the blog with my progress but if there is anything people would like included then please let me know. All the best for 2013 – Chris Hillcox

Posted by: Voices of Kingstanding | January 27, 2013

Early photo unearthed from Dulwich Road Junior school

Son of a former pupil has unearthed this picture from Dulwich Road Junior school from 1932. Many Thanks To Keith Atwell, whoes mother, Carmen, is on the second row.

Dulwich Road Junior School, 1932

Dulwich Road Junior School, 1932

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