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I thank all the staff and others who made PAS happen,also I thank the kids who were there
alongside me making our journey a time to remember.
Some of the staff I recall: Mr Lenton, Mr Brassington, Mr Ross, Mr Whittington,Mr Trent, Mr Thomas,Mr Digby, Mr Hardwicke, Miss Parsons, Miss Nixon.Staff who looked after me; Sister Anne-Jeavons house, Sister Pam Carter, Miss Timbrell and Miss Nicklin-Icknield house. I recall the other houses surrounding the green were, Wand, Beatrice,Meriden, Seymour, Marsh, The Hospital, Elizabeth, Jeavons, Icknield, Copeley, Shaftsbury, the newer houses were called
Grenfell, Livingston,Beechcroft and Orchard
Names of the kids that I recall in my house were: Gwen Cureton, Valerie Wilkes, Susan Bilborough, Susan and Irene Burke, Pat and Peter Brown, Edmond Quigley and Steven Clark and my 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Other kids I recall were: Sonia Taylor, Dilys Powell,Margaret Mathews, Josie Bradley, Maureen Tonks, Joan Parkes, Sandra Hayes, Heather Cannon, Pat Cunningham, Beryl Chesters,Edith Lake, the Samuel sisters, Roysten Chadney, Jack Spencer, Allan Poole, Howard and Chris Dutton, Graham and David Dyehouse, Roy Farrell, John and Michael Debens, Ronnie Goodwin, Eric Chesters, Horace Lake , Terry Parkes, Ronnie Bradley, Michael Tuckley, Arthur Cannon, Gene and Alan Bezuidenhaut, Patrick Hayes, Joey Watson, Duncan Southam, Kenny Hubbard,
Alex Tanqui, Louis Isaacs, Chris Parnell,and a scot named John who played goalie in our soccer team, he was so good.
I remember our soccer/cricket field,(my absolutely favourite place ever) playing 5 a side and gymnastics in Brampton Hall, rounders on the green, Fete days, Founders day, Christmasses, holidays at Sutton on sea and Alverstoke, picking potatoes 2/- a bag on our farm, winning a soccer cup at Boldmere St Michaels FC, spending a week-end at Harpenden aged 15 and going to my first disco and my first dance with a Harpie girl to Lets Dance by Chris Montez, fantastic
please take me back. Bye Bye
PS for 1940s PAS kids have a look at this link