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We would like to wish you a healthy, happy and peaceful New Year!

Thank you for your continued support last year; 

Please continue to email us with any local or social history information on Henleaze or the immediate area.

These are just some of the happenings and information that came to light in 2015:

  • Production of a paperback (sold out) and an ebook entitled: 
  • St Margaret's, Memories, Musings, and Merriment
  • St Margaret's Old Girls' Reunion attended by over 40 'girls'. The school closed in the early 1960s.
  • Westbury on Trym Heritage Trail which is available from Henleaze and Westbury on Trym libraries. 
  • See these links for further details http://www.activenp.co.uk/2015/10/westbury-on-trym-heritage-trail-leaflet/ and http://www.henleazeandwestburyvoice.co.uk/now-westbury-on-trym-gets-its-own-heritage-trail.html
  • Joan Milton, who still lives in Henleaze, is the widow of Arthur Milton who was the Last of the Double Internationals. She was subsequently kind enough to grant Veronica access to many photographs of Arthur and also his biography by his good friend Mike Vockins. - see pdf file for further information from Joan under People of Henleaze.
  • From Andrea Bamford - Growing up In Henleaze (1950s – 1970s) See Andrea Bamford pdf file link
  • From Andrea Bamford - Did you know that one of the Henleaze Junior School teachers was the J K Rowling of her day? 
  • See Elaine Horseman - pdf file link


Recent announcements

  • ST MARGARET'S: MEMORIES, MUSINGS & MERRIMENT - free e book offer 25- 29 April 2016 Many thanks to so many former pupils who bought the paperback edition last year and also those who have purchased the e-book edition. The paperback is now sold out ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2016, 4:25 AM by Veronica Bowerman
  • St Ursula's - a collection of 16 photos - mainly from the late 1920s
    Posted Mar 4, 2016, 3:35 AM by Veronica Bowerman
  • July, 1934 - St Ursula's, Henleaze, Bristol Are any of these pupils your relatives?Back Row (9) Margaret Bailey, Mary Hall, Muriel Bailey, Pam Wilson, Sister Ursula, Joan Brett, Ruth Jeel, Ethne Barry, Sheila Bryan.Middle Row ...
    Posted Feb 12, 2016, 6:31 AM by Veronica Bowerman
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