Where are they now? Saturday June 30, 2012

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Reza is a foster carer and is encouraging other ethnic minority families to consider fostering                              Picture by Habibur Rahman

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Helping people locate friends and family they’ve lost contact with.

COOK: My father, Arthur Geoffrey Simon, was a resident of 15 Fastnet House, South Parade, Southsea between 1982 and his death in December 1999.

For the latter part of that period, he was cared for by Miss Valerie Cook, who was also a resident of Southsea (71 Waverley Road) for many years with her partner, Alf.

Valerie was very good to my father and we were in contact for a couple of years after his death but I have recently discovered that her telephone number no longer works and 71 Waverley Road is no longer her home – it is now student accommodation.

I would love to find her. Feel at liberty to call me on the telephone number.

Mark Simon

Brook House

Anna Valley

Andover, P11 7NG

mark@simonfamily.org.uk

0796 816 4171/1264 710564

FARRELL: Please help find my brother Ron Farrell.

We lived at 25 Victoria Street, Gosport, in the 1950s. We then moved to 18 Durham Street, Gosport.

He served in the Duke of Wellington’s Army. He often sent gifts home and came home.

He was very friendly with a John Gill that lived in Durham Street, from 1953.

He was last heard of in Swindon in the late 1950s early 1960s.

My mother visited him he was working in a butcher’s shop. He promised her he would write and visit but never did.

I would like to know if he is dead or alive. I hope someone can help.

Linda McCallum (nee Farrell)

121 Beachamp Avenue, Gosport

Tel: (01329) 512054

SMITH: Sylvia Smith: The last time I saw you your address was at 5, School Road, Brockhampton Lane, Havant in 1942.

I have just sent the memories of my time at Stockheath Camp to the Havant Museum and as you are a prominent part of those memories I would love to hear from you again.

If you are still in the area please telephone me.

Baden B Singleton

6, Hillside Close,

Horndean

(023) 9259 8846

JOHNSON: I am trying to trace my daughter Rebecca Johnson, born on August 22, 1977. Her last known whereabouts was 10 years ago in Winterslow Drive, Leigh Park, Havant. He hasn’t seen her since she was four years old.

Steve Johnson

07958 499660

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