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I have a copy Eddie. Ask Ann and I’ll pass it on.
To Alan, Shelly and Paul. Sorry for not replying. I seldom visit this site, but did just post a few class pictures of Balfour Primary School. I remember both Alan and Paul, and the Regan family. The Fleets and Regans were next door neighbours, I think, at 119 and 117 respectively. Here’s the sequence I remember: Penns were at 115, Mellins at 121, Knights at 123, Jock (can’t remember last name) at 125. No memory of residents at 127, but Hopkins 129, Pitts at 131, Alan and family at 133. I think I’m right in saying that we were all original owners. The Morris Minor was my brother Ray’s car. He and I visited Brighton last year. Those houses look pretty solid to me after all these years.
Dick. So pleased that you are enjoying a little nostalgia. I recognize you in the 1961 picture. My memory is almost as good as yours in putting names to faces. I have vivid memories of Balfour and Varndean, so I must have been thoroughly traumatized. I’m long retired and have been living near San Francisco since 1975. I came across these photos during a recent move and couldn’t resist sharing them.
I have a William Wigney Junior mentioned in my Great (many times) Grandfather’s WIll in 1833. He appears to be a Trustee.
Thank you Tim, I really appreciate you looking for me. Steph
Steph, I checked some old Brighton ‘phone books for both the above names but no luck. Couldn’t find anyone suitable on BMDs either.