Where did your family live in Derry in 1957? Here is a detailed list of the names of householders at addresses throughout the city in that year. Some of the streets, of course, no longer exist.We hope you will enjoy this stroll down memory lane and that it sparks memories among those who lived there in 1957.ABBEY STREETWilliam Street to Fahan StreetMrs Ellen McLaughlin(store)Robert Boyle (yard)Londonderry CorporationFrank Connor (store)29-31 Charles Tennant & Co, Ltd35 James M Connellogue37, 39 Philip Friel Lotto funding helping great causes: Durkan 41 Patrick Duffy43 Miss Ellen McIntyre45 Mrs Mary Barrett47 James Stewart49 Philip Doherty51 Patrick Morrison53 Miss Annie McEleney55 James Murray57 George Doherty59 Gerald Doherty61 Miss Hannah Doherty63 James McGinley65 All Cash Stores, LtdLondonderry Corporation12 A Sherrin (house & shop)14 Lawrence Meehan16 Mrs M Henderson18 James Doherty20 James Friel22 Sarah Friel24 Mrs Margaret Doherty26 James … [Read more...] about The streets of Derry in 1957
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PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women
WHILE the nation mourned the loss of dozens of lives in the horror Grenfell Tower blaze, others used the tragedy to profit themselves. Con artist couple Elaine Douglas and Tommy Brooks exploited the tragedy spending £120,000 of taxpayers' money and Jenny McDonagh used survivors' cash to fund her own lifestyle - here's what you need to know. Who are Grenfell fraudsters Elaine Douglas and Tommy Brooks? Elaine Douglas, 51, and Tommy Brooks, 52, callously used the Grenfell Tower tragedy to line their own pockets. The pair, Jamaican nationals who had lived in Britain illegally for 16 years, spent £120,000 of taxpayers' money after falsely claiming they were victims of the fire. Housed at the Four Star Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt in Kensington for eight months after the tragedy in June 14, 2017, they racked up a staggering £20,000 debt on pre-paid credit cards they'd been issued. Douglas even complained about the quality of the food at the four-star hotel - despite … [Read more...] about Grenfell fire fraudsters – who are Elaine Douglas, Jenny McDonagh and Tommy Brooks and who else has been arrested?
PUBLISHED: 11:22 11 July 2018 Sarah Chambers Head of site RHS Ian Le Gros receives the new building at RHS Garden Hyde Hall, near Chelmsford, from Stuart Boardley (right), director of Brooks and Wood Ltd. Also pictured is Gary Knight (left), associate director, Concertus Design and Property Consultants. Picture: PAUL NIXON PHOTOGRAPHY Paul Nixon Photography 01473430707 07904296577 An Ipswich building firm has officially handed over a £4.5m scheme for a Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) garden in Essex. The new build at Hyde Hall in Essex just completed by Brooks and Wood Ltd. of Ipswich Picture: PAUL NIXON PHOTOGRAPHY The year-long project at RHS Garden Hyde Hall, near Chelmsford, was carried out by Brooks and Wood Ltd, which has worked on two other major schemes at the garden since 2008. Hyde Hall was bequeathed to the society by the Robinson family in the early 1990s and the gardens have since grown into a major attraction receiving visitors from all over the world. … [Read more...] about Ipswich construction firm hands over £4.5m scheme at RHS garden in Essex
By Lauren Hernandez Published 3:51 pm, Thursday, June 14, 2018 Photo: ERproductions Ltd / Getty Image Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Thirty-five patients are getting treated for chemical exposure Thursday after a San Jose pool attendant poured the wrong type of chemicals in pool tanks at the Shadow Brook Swim Club, according to officials. Thirty-five patients are getting treated for chemical exposure Thursday after a San Jose pool attendant poured the wrong type of chemicals in pool tanks at the Shadow Brook Swim Club, according to officials. Photo: ERproductions Ltd / Getty Image 35 swimmers hospitalized after chemical exposure at San Jose pool 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Thirty-five patients are getting treated for chemical exposure after a San Jose pool attendant poured the wrong type of chemicals in pool … [Read more...] about 35 swimmers hospitalized after chemical exposure at San Jose pool