Baecker Angela

Angela Baecker Born on 8th October 1946 as Angela Stolz,  Baecker came from Hamburg and was a member of the German Communist Party (DKP). When she moved to Nottingham in 1978, she joined the British […]


Coleman Tom

Tom Coleman   In 1935, Tom Coleman of Dalefield Avenue, Normanton, was fined £1:13s at the West Riding Police Court at Wakefield for harbouring an illicit still.   The item made the news since he […]


Berryman Blanche

Blanche Berryman Blanche (nee Dowsett) from East Sheen became educated through a scholarship. She went on to King’s College London. There she met Jack, her husband of 68 years, and both became first Communists and […]


Burfield Diana

Diana was born in Milford on Sea, Hampshire, then brought up in Lee, South London, and went to the John Roan school in Greenwich. She was evacuated from there, and ended her schooldays at Harrow […]