The story focuses on three families. The Kinnear's, The Millsap's, and the Owen's. All different. They live very different lifestyles. Albert Kinnear the Librarian, who's parents came from Swindon but live in Pinetree Gardens, his father Jack is an engineer. He is a keen gardener and Pigeon fancier. Albert meets the daughter of Charlie and Elizabeth Millsap. They live on Kenton Road, in a bought property. He also is a pigeon man who has wangled his way into a chairman's job. he is a welder down the docks. No one is good enough for their daughter and they resent the relationship between Laura and Albert. Then there is William Owen(Willick) a roofing builder who lives in Cedarwood Avenue with two son's and a daughter. Alan is a jack the lad; he will sleep with any woman given the chance. Harry the youngest is a joiner and the brains in the family. Evelyn his daughter is twenty five and her father is pushing her to meet a man and get married so he can have grandchildren.


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“I can give you something stronger later, which will also help you to sleep.’

“What side of the bed do you like?’

 “I’m not bothered really as long as you are with me.’

“It may be late when I get back depending how many are injured and of course the severity of the injuries.’ I will try not to wake you.’


It was just after nine when the buzzer went in David’s pocket.’

“Sorry love I have to go, see you soon okay?’

David grabbed his jacket and top coat in case of rain then headed out to his car she watched him pull away from the front window of the house that looked down Osborne Road.




“I need to see a doctor right now I’m in agony.’

Name please: said the receptionist who had seen it all in her thirty three years in the job.

Sandy Longmuir.’

Date of birth please.

“26th of August 1943.’


“Forty seven Roxborough Gardens Whitley bay.’

“Do you have any allergies or are you allergic to penicillin?’


“When was the last time you had a tetanus injection?’

“Five years ago I think.’

“What blood type are you?’

“O positive I think.’

“So Mr Longmuir what is the nature of your visit?’

“I would rather tell the doctor if you don’t mind.’

“I see. “Have a seat in the waiting room Mr Longmuir someone will be with you soon.’

 Sandy walked uncomfortably to a seat and sat down very carefully.

Nurse popped out of a door and called a ladies name and a woman carrying a brown hand bag hobbled in and was sitting next to Sandy who didn’t engage her in conversation he was far more 

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