Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

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Looking back...

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

10 years ago

Memory Mailbag - Reader delighted to spot her mother in Morris factory shot

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

I was thrilled to see a picture of my late mother in the photograph above the headline “Memories of Morris Motors” (Memory Lane, April 20).

Memory Mailbag - TT race photos brought back happy memories

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

David Langford’s letter about the TT races on the Isle of Man (Memory Lane, April 6) brought back some happy memories for me.

Youngsters hit the right notes

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

These young musicians were showing promise in the brass band world.

Skill and control of the ‘Peter Pan of football’ remembered

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

The 100th anniversary of footballer Sir Stanley Matthews’s birth revived memories of an appearance he made in Oxford.

Drums banged and bonfires lit to mark victory over Nazis

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

Ray Gould celebrated VE Day by banging a home-made drum and singing at the top of his voice.

Can you name these former Far East POWs?

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

These are some of the brave men who were ‘forgotten’ amid the celebrations at the end of the Second World War.

The changing face of Middleton Stoney

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

* For many years, the Jersey Arms followed the Welsh tradition of closing on Sundays, much to the annoyance of passing travellers. But all that changed in 1982 when what was described as an “irritating anachronism” was swept away. Robert Ansell is pictured taking down the sign.

Reunion celebrates life and work of former police force

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

Retired policemen and women relived old times at one of their regular reunions.

Morris was on the road to becoming a world-beater

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 11th May 2015

THE picture above was taken in the very early days of car production at Cowley.

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