The genesis


In February 1951 a stork landed at 83 Princes Street, Southend-on Sea and little Martin started breathing for the first time. No hi tech Hospital for him, … [Read More...]

Moving countries


six to eleven

With the help of the revolutionary points system my parents were offered a house in a new development;  "The Meadow" and we moved into 37 Orior Road with … [Read More...]

The teenage years


With the family getting bigger with 4 boys and one girl the time had come to move house. With the help of a little brown envelope and some palm greasing, … [Read More...]