After the war when my brother got married he invited Mr & Mrs Tidy to the wedding in London.
I suppose I could rack my brains for more memories, but unfortunately I am getting a bit long in the tooth now.
The queen also visited the Balham Nursery School, which has been evacuated to Birch Grove House, Chelwood Gate, the residence of Lady Dorothy Macmillan.
I went to Horsted Keynes on the first of September 1939, as a evacuee from Battersea, I was seven years old, I went to live with a Mr Mrs Pumprey in one of the cottages opposite the village school.
Ray Ward Ray Ward sent an old photo of the evacuees from Battersea.
I remember that we met the Queen Mother in the village hall, that was our first classroom in the village I was writing a letter home and the Queen read it. As 69 years have passed since that time, I decided to try and do some research, as I remember the visit by the Queen. I have visited your website and found a picture of us digging for victory which I thought was taken in the grounds of Mr.Richard Sherman has thrived as a centerpiece of the Seattle Seahawks' secondary for the past six seasons, but the franchise could reportedly part ways with the three-time All-Pro if the right offer comes along.On the most recent episode of The Ringer's Previously signed to a four-year, million contract, Sherman is owed base salaries of .4 million this season and million in 2018 before he becomes a free agent in the spring of 2019.Movietone tended to be the more "formal plumb in mouth BBC" whereas Path opted for a "Sky or ITN" style, often as here, bringing rather more humour to the situation.Judging by the number of cars parked around the village and the number of people gathered near the village green, as shown on the above films, the "surprise" visit can't have been that great a secret!Text of the postcard on the right reads: 'Dear Mum I got your letter today thank you for the comics. Here is a picture of Horsted Keynes Rectory in 1940. Princess Diana visited here by helicopter when looking for somewhere to live before her marriage to Prince Charles. Christopher Hugh Maycock, b May 1937, now retired GP in Crediton, Devon The Revd. Dora Blamire Sinker (ne Young) widow of Provost John Sinker of Blackburn Cathedral, mother of Dora Maycock Like other communities Horsted Keynes had its own ARP (Air Raid Precautions) Wardens.