Sunday, January 8, 2017

When we had time to look after the elderly

Wivenhoe Charity Committee who used to supply Christmas goodies to Wivenhoe pensioners, perhaps they should revive this useful food donations!!

I think i will bottle some Wivenhoe air!!

Bricklesea Breezes, bottled fresh air, can you believe it?
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Best fish and chips ever !1

Brian Green's fish and chip shop in East Street, L-R. Bridget Bowes , Brian Green, Jamie Bowes, chip boy

You are brave Billy!!

Jamie Bowes left, trainee deckhand with Billy The Fish on a local fishing boat.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Wivenhoe water supply,

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Wivenhoe Memories

Wivenhoe water carrier in 1898 if you did not have a well you purchased your water from the carrier at a halfpenny a bucket which he obtained from the brook Yuk!! The water carrier is Mr. Munson.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Many Wivenhoe men joined up here.

The Army recruitment office in the High St. next to the hairdressers.  This was used by the Essex Regiment in 1914.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Go Bobby Boy.

Wivenhoe Town played the Boby Charlton XI .