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My interest is in the Gerrards Cross store. I should remember it, having arrived in GX in January 1969 but there were so many food stores, it did not find a place in my memory.
I have taken several photos of the shops now occupying the same sites.
I had thought of writing to Waitrose about it but perhaps there is a better forum. Who would like to be updated?
Surprisingly difficult to photo, especially the wine store picture.
Waitrose was my first and last job in England, before I left for Canada in 1969, with my wife Maisie. I met Maisie at Waitrose she was a cashier to start with.
Did you drive a mini minor?
I have many memories, Mr. West, Mr. Mack, Mr. Brown,
Mr. Cowell and many more. The ladies were many to,
Eileen, Betty, Doreen, Anne, Bessy, to name a few.
My first Department manager was Fred o Dell, fruit & veg.
I have many memories it took me many years to get
The number 53 out of my mind.
The main character of slough 105 will always be Doreen Carty. What an amazing woman