BC: The End
FC: David & Maureen Pointon's Family Memories 1964 to 1971
1: Christmas 1963 In the front room of 40 Rectory Road in Hanley. We had those Santa Sacks for many years. | I can't remember the name of the dog, we didn't have it for long as it went to a farm.
2: 1964 19 Dominic Street, Hartshill
3: In 1964 we moved to 7 Swallow Croft, Leek These photos were taken in the partly completed terraced back garden in 1966
4: Kids in the garden at 19 Dominic Street Catherine and Anne | Shiela
5: These slides were taken with a Halina 35mm camera, good at the time, but one had to dial in focus and exposure. Maureen bought it for me as a Christmas present. | We had a painting spree outside at the back and inside at 40 Rectory Road in the summer holidays of 1964.
6: 40 Rectory Road. Taken in the "backs" by our gate to the backyard. | Tim, Catherine,Anne and Martin at 19 Dominic St
7: Christmas 1964. This was our last Christmas at Recotory Road. Note our new "tele", still B&W but now a 15" screen. =Kids with present. Tim & Martin on bikes.
8: Martin, Tim and Philippa at 7 Swallow Croft in Leek, 1965 | Martin and Tabuska
9: Tim and Martin Christmas 1965
10: Summer 1966 Lytham St. Annes with trips to Blackpool. We walked the promenade, ending up on the north foreshore by the north pier. It was a nice day for a change.
11: David and Maureen relaxing on the beach
12: Views of the Churnet Valley and from the top of Ladderedge looking to the Roches on the Pennine Hills. Cloud End is the most southern mountain in the Pennines | Paddy with the dogs, Lucy and Sammy, at 328 Princes Road Penkhull in the summer of 1968
13: Tim and Martin's 1st communion 1968. Taken in the garden of the Loreto Convent in Leek. (Maureen wrote a history of Loreto for her religion course at Sandbach Teacher's College.
14: These photos were taken in Leek, club day walks from various churches. This was about Whitsun I believe in 1968. Tim in his cub scout uniform, Martin in school uniform, and Phil in her new frock.
15: Summer 1968. I love Manifold Dale a few miles from Leek. Here are the kids paddling in the river at the entrance to the dale.
16: Ashford 1968
17: In September of 1968 we moved down to 57 William Road, Ashford, Kent
18: Tabushka had her six kittens in December 1968. Here are some pictures of them
19: Phil's 1st communion June 7, 1969
20: Christmas 1969
21: Holiday in Callela, Spain June 1970 | We went to a mock bull fight, visited the cathedral in Montserrat famous for its black Madonna, and played on the beach and in the pool. A great holiday with wonderful memories.
22: The water was warm and fun | Philippa on the beach | Maureen | Our holiday at the Hotel Solmar in Callela, Spain. The swimming pool was a big hit. Tim and Martin were swimming, Phil was not yet a swimmer.
23: Summer 1970
24: Biggin Hill Airshow 1971 | Summer 1971 Martin painting the shed Phil by the pear tree
25: August 7, 1971 Chris and Mick's Wedding Photos taken at 328 Princes Rd. Rod and Val are in the photos, but Chris & Mick are missing??
27: Christmas 1971
28: Maureen and David
29: 1971 Scouts and Brownie