Jean Dodwell (nee Claxton) remembers: part 1

Jean Dodwell, nee Claxton, Was born in Santon Downham in 1921, moving to Brandon a few years later when her …

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‘Courting’ in the 1950s

Cherry Rogers remembers courting in the 1950s … The thing to do in Brandon in the late fifties and early …

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Can you name these footballers?

Brandon footballers, can you name any? John Basham has asked if we can get names to these men, so if …

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Community Open Day

Our first day open! We shall be open on Sunday 4th June – Carnival Day.  This will be your chance …

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Memories of Calders Wood yard

Cherry Rogers, remembers working in Calders wood yard … “I would like to share one or two memories of my …

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Settling in Brandon – Bob Jones

Brandon resident, Bob Jones, recalls memories of how he moved to the area almost sixty years ago, and settled in …

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What is this?

Here’s a question.  How many times do you walk through town and not look at the buildings around you?  If …

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Remains of Nissan huts found

Thank you to Brandon resident Sylvia Steward for letting us know about these concrete steps she discovered while walking in the …

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“Bloody sorft thing to do”

Cherry Rogers relives the time her world changed with the introduction of a modern toilet, something we take for granted …

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Keys to the door

ANOTHER MILESTONE … Today the new management team took possession of a set of keys for the Heritage Centre.  Here …

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