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Photo of  Ray at 2 weeks   Ray with Mum & Dad   Ray with Grandad Poole   Ray with Mum & Dad

1945 in pram (2 weeks old), 1945 with Mum & Dad at Cyril St. West, 1946 with Grandad Poole at Dunster Beach, 1947 with Mum & Dad at Dunster Beach.


Ray at Weymouth   Ray at Weymouth   Ray with Anne Mapledoram   Ray with Judith Fardell

1950 at Weymouth, 1951 at Weymouth, 1951 with Anne Mapledoram at Wilfred Terrace, 1957 with Judith Fardell at Paignton.


age 10      age 16

At school - age 10
Visiting cousins on the Lane Estate - age 16


with Gran

Priory School Nativity

With Gran at Cyril Street West - age 2
Priory School Nativity Play (I'm there somewhere diguised as a - ? - perhaps a Wise Man!


Priory School Xmas Show

Coronation Party - Co-op Laundry - 1953

Priory School Christmas Show - I'm on the far right with a "P" on my blazer!
1953 Coronation Party at the Co-op Laundry, Wilfred Terrace


Ray in 1955  Ray in 1969

1955 in Priory Junior School uniform, 1969 at a Wedding


Ray in 1979  Ray in 1980

1979 in Tenerife, 1980 in Knotts Berry Farm California (the ladies were just good friends - honestly!!)


Ray in 2001

2001 Working on this website!


Ray in 2001

2001 Relaxing at home after all my endeavours!


Ray in 2002

2002 More relaxing! Hotel Madeloc terrace, Collioure, France (Sorry about the socks!!!)


Preston Sands 2006

2006 Inspecting the Torbay Contemporary Art presentation which featured my old 8mm cine films
and stills of my family holidays at Preston Sands in the 1960's.


Goodrington 2008

2008 Joining John, Bob & Ian on one leg of their mammoth walk, conquering the South West Coastal Path - Goodrington to Torquay.
(They carried on to Anstey's Cove - I wasn't brave enough after taking their sound advice!!!)
Before the start at Goodrington.


Torquay 2008

2008 Joining John, Bob & Ian on one leg of their mammoth walk, conquering the South West Coastal Path - Goodrington to Torquay.
(Ian did make it - he took the photo!!!)
Arriving in Torquay a couple of hours later.
(I really could have made it to Anstey's Cove!!!)


Ray at 65

2010 A "newly-hatched" old-age pensioner ready to demolish the cake kindly baked and decorated by cousin Margaret.



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