Monthly Archives: April 2013

Jo Smith – Coley

Hi – it mentions in your writeup about a photo of you and Derek Watkins in band uniform. I’m in the band now and we are doing a charity concert on Saturday for Derek. Do you know he had cancer … Continue reading

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Wendy Kneller (Paget) – Coley

Hi Steve – I think your mum made my school dresses. They caused a stir at school, as I wanted a trendier style, but when I got to school the school Head Mr Tuggey liked them and told the school … Continue reading

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Wendy Kneller (Paget) – Coley

Hi Marcia, I used to go down those steps on roller skates, you may remember I don’t know. Sue Henderson used to hold up the traffic so I could zoom over towards the river. Mum went b…..nuts. we both got … Continue reading

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Robert Neale – Coley

Hi Geoff. Robbie Wicks’ mum would make me sit on her front doorstep and eat 2 bowls of bread pudding, because she thought I was so thin. Mind you I didn’t put up much resistance. Last time I saw Robbie … Continue reading

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Geoff Weller – Coley

Hello Robert – I remember yourself and brother. The fish and chip shop was run by Gerry Allerton, who I later worked with at Reading Telephones or BT as it is now. I also worked with Bob Wicks on BT … Continue reading

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Robert Neale – Coley

Yes Steve at the bottom of Coley steps. Robin had 2 brothers and a sister Paul is the youngest Lyn is the name of his sister. Still trying to remember his other brother’s name. When I moved to Ringwood RD. … Continue reading

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Steve Mills – Coley

Hi Robert – I remember the Sayers from Dover Street, we used to go to Coley School in Wolseley Street together in the 50’s. I think Robin had a brother Paul and sister Lyn, though could be wrong due to … Continue reading

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Robert Neale – Coley

Hi Steve. I lived at 27 Dover Street, my best mate was Robin Sayer who lived at 11. I moved to Tilehurst in 1961 and lived in Ringwood Road, my brother Cyril still lives there, I moved out of Ringwood … Continue reading

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