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Back in 1989 there was a parade up town attended by many WWII veterans and their families (My Grandad Slim Marshall of the 1st Battalion Warwickshire Regt included) and I recorded it on a video camera. I came across this footage the other day after being boxed up for many many years and I’m...
Hi Carolina, Dad used to talk about his boxing and Icknield school everytime we drove past when he was ferrying me about. Sadly he passed away last month. He was a lovely man. It was lovely seeing a photo of him on here.
Alfie it’s Scotty me and Arnie heard rake had passed away Arnie did try to make contact with you so we could attend his funeral, this is birds page my phone number is 07984078464 and if your on FB look me up how did rake die mate
Hi folks, yes it’s a disk with about 12 photos on, all .jpg. Some open straight away and are perfect, other won’t open or ones that do show the top of the photograph and the rest of the photo is a series of dots. I’ve been told last night they are irretrievable? I can’t understand how some...
I bought a floppy disk reader from amazon and I got some floppy disks out that I haven’t viewed in 20 odd years and disappointingly many of the photographs won’t open. Have I lost these pictures forever or is there some software I can download that might read the disks better?
I used to work there at the Kingstanding Rd branch in the 80s and 90s. I remember when we used to get a new range of net curtain in & the candy stripe bed sheets in the spring and there would be a rush to buy them. I regularly meet with some of the old staff including L.Latham.