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MY PLACES - THOSE THAT I MAINTAIN OR MODERATE

Biggleswade History Pin
A selection of photographs of Biggleswade shown on a map and many are also in Street View to relate to the scene as it is today.

 

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Pam Rhodes Personal Web Site
Here is an insight into the career and skills of Pam Rhodes, the journalist, presenter, writer and speaker who has become such a familiar face on our television screens and our book shelves. You can contact Pam direct on her web site and buy her books in print direct from her with a free inscription or dedication.
Webmaster - Mike Strange 

 

Pam Rhodes

Biggleswade Cat Lodge
At Biggleswade Cat Lodge, Tender Loving Care is guaranteed in a 350 year old barn beautifully equipped with 34 cosy, individually heated pens.
Webmaster - Mike Strange

 

Biggleswade Cat Lodge

Muscle and Motor
Call them what you like  "Man and a Van", White Van Man" or "Mr Shifter" but "Muscle and Motor" are available to provide you with up to three men and a Jumbo Van. They are located in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire but will be delighted to hear from you in Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire or wherever you want something shifting to or from. Call 01767 317387 or 07968 787496
Webmaster - Mike Strange

 

Muscle and Motor A Man and a Van

Reliable Roofing
If you are looking for a roofing company in Biggleswade, an independent roofer in Biggleswade or someone to provide other roofing services in Biggleswade then look no further as Reliable Roofing can satisfy all of these needs.
Webmaster - Mike Strange 

 

Reliable Roofing

Fighting Poverty in Zambia
FPZ was established in 2009 with the aim of assisting rural communities in Zambia. They are a Charitable Trust. A big success has been the Mkolama Water Project.
Webmaster - Mike Strange 

 

 Fighting Poverty in Zambia

Letchworth, Hitchin & District RAF Association Branch
The Letchworth, Hitchin & District Branch meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at the Letchworth Conservative Club, Birds Hill Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 1PH.
Webmaster - Mike Strange 
 

 

Letchworth and District RAF Association Branch

Labuan Broadcasting Service
A friendship group Caters for those who operated the Labuan Broadcasting System to provide the Service. Also for our listeners and other service on-duty visitors to the island.
Group Moderator - Mike Strange

 

Labuan Broadcasting System

Bloodhound Missile Preservation Group (BMPG)
Here is the opportunity to take a proactive role in preserving the remaining Bloodhound equipment and to meet ex-RAF and civilian colleagues. Have you any items from the Bloodhound System?  We urgently need an Engagement Controller's control panel for restoration of a museum Launch Control Post.
Group Moderator - Mike Strange (shared) 
 

 

Bloodhound Missile Preservation Group BMPG

Surname STRANGE Research Group
For those studying the surname STRANGE to share their findings and meet other like-minded researchers.
Group Moderator - Mike Strange
 

 

Researching the name of STRANGE

104th Entry RAF Locking Friendship Group
For ex members of the 104 Entry of Ground Radar Apprentices. Our attestation was on 10th May 1963 and our graduation on 5th April 1966.
Group Moderator - Mike Strange

 

104th Entry RAF Locking 1963 May 10 to 5th April 1966

4A in 1962/63
Bushey County Secondary Modern School, West, Barnes Lane, Raynes Park A meeting place for Class 4A of 1962/63.
Group Moderator - Mike Strange 

 

3A in 1962 at Bushey School - to be 4A the following year

LINKS TO PLACES I SUPPORT

  • Dersingham in May
    Sunday and Monday 29th – 30th May 2016 - Open Gardens and an Art Trail form just a part of the celebration of May in Dersingahm. Lunches and teas will be served in the Church Hall.

 

Dersingham in May

  • WimbledonSW19.com
    WimbledonSW19.com is a web site run for and by the local people of Wimbledon. To fully participate and receive a weekly newsletter,
    become a member - it's free.

 

Wimbledon SW19 dot com
  • SuntekStore
    SuntekStore offers cool gadgets and accessories at bargain prices. Here you can find massive range of first-rate solar products such as solar chargers, solar lights, solar toys, solar fountains, solar panels etc. They are efficient, courteous and helpful - I recommend them highly!

 

SuntekStore

  • RMSA - Retired Management Staff Association - UK Aerospace Industry
    Are you a retired (or nearing retirement) senior staff member of the UK Aerospace Industry or have an ongoing interest in aerospace, its people past and present? If so you please consider joining our retirement association. RMSA runs a range of social activities throughout the year, has a vibrant online presence via our website and publishes three newsletters per year. We look forward to welcoming you as a member. 

 

 RMSA - Retired Management Staff Association - Aerospace

  • Riff Master Pro
    The guys over at RiffMasterpro.com released RMP 3.
    The new version not only takes a guitar solo or riff and slows it down but it retains the pitch do you can play along. You can be playing amazing guitar in moments from now .... what are you waiting for? Go check it out

 

.Riff Master Pro - for every guitarist

  • Fly Away Simulation
    One of the most popular flight simulation portals on the web

 

Flight Simulator Downloads
  • Plumbing Supplies - My Tub
    Great service and amazing prices!

 

My Tub for plumbing supplies

  • Bloodhound MKII SAM
    In Service with the Royal Air Force, 1964 - 1990
    I was proud to serve on 41 Squadron

 

  • World War 2 Cruiser Operations
    A tribute to the men of all navies who served on ships in WW2 including HMS Galatea

 

WW2 Cruisers

LINKS TO USEFUL SITES

  • Archives Then And Now - This study of Local History is given to beginners and more experienced students. It offers guidance to basic skills, lessons on interpretation of written sources and a framework of documents which create a  picture of social and economic life from Saxon times to the present day. Most important of all, it marries the older tradition  of libraries’ and books to computers’  and websites.

 

www.johnwest-localhistory.org.uk

  • BMD Share - A useful place if you are researching your family tree

 

http://www.bmdshare.com

  • Books We Own project - a list of resources owned/accessed by individuals who are willing to look up genealogical information; this is a free service.

 

www.rootsweb.com/~bwo/

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission - The "Debt of Honour Register" is the Commission's database listing the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars and details of the 67,000 Commonwealth civilians who died as a result of enemy action in the Second World War.

 

www.cwgc.org

  • Find distant relatives and share your research with them

 

www.LostCousins.com

  • Official 1901 Census site

 

www.census.pro.gov.uk

  • Official source of genealogical information for Scotland

 

www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk

  • FreeBMD (but incomplete) index to Births, Marriages & Deaths

 

http://freebmd.rootsweb.com

  • FreeCen - A transcription project to provide free access all UK census

 

www.FreeCEN.org.uk

  • FreeReg- A transcription project to provide free access all UK parish registers

 

http://freereg.rootsweb.com

  • GENUKI - Virtual reference library of genealogical information

 

www.genuki.org.uk

  • The Federation of Family History Societies

 

www.ffhs.org.uk

  • 1881 Census & International Genealogical Index

 

www.familysearch.org

  • 1871 & 1891 Censuses; also index of Deaths 1984-2002

 

www.ancestry.co.uk

  • Cyndi's List - the definitive list of genealogical resources

 

www.cyndislist.com

  • Rootsweb

 

www.rootsweb.com

  • Census Finder

 

www.censusfinder.com/united_kingdom.htm

  • IGI Batch number help and also the very useful middle name search

 

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~hughwallis/