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Post Office Factory

Post Office Factory , Fordrough Lane, Birmingham

WELCOME, THIS SITE WAS LAST UPDATED ON 4th JULY 2021. WHEN A NEW SET OF PHOTOGRAPHS, DONATED BY RICHARD STEELE PLUS A NUMBER OF PHOTOGRAPHS TO CELEBRATE THE LIFE OF ROY HAYES WERE ALSO ADDED TO THE PHOTO GALLERY. 
PLEASE ENJOY BROWSING OUR CONTENTS. - IF YOU WISH TO MAKE A COMMENT OR CONTRIBUTION, PLEASE EMAIL -- coggins308@btinternet.com
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- Welcome to the Post Office Factory Birmingham, workers' website..   

- If you worked at Fordrough Lane, Garrison Lane, or Jubilee Works, Sherlock Street - this is the place for you to catch-up with old workmates and share your memories of the good, and bad, times spent together.

- If you want to place a message or share a memory - my contact Email address is;

                                                    coggins308@btinternet.com

- Scroll down or visit the other pages on this site for more information. 

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WANT TO KNOW WHERE Ex-COLLEAGUES MEET?

FIRST MONDAY IN THE MONTH CLUB, BRIAR ROSE, BENNETTS HILL, B'HAM B2 5RE.

On the First Monday in every month, we meet around 7.15 pm in the Briar Rose, Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, - why not join us for some good conversation and happy trips down "Memory Lane" ! - Usual attenders include;-

Alan Robinson, Asa Sault, Roy Hayes, Ken Sims, Alan Recardo, John Bowers, Pete Smith, Tool -room, Pete Buchanan, Ernie Coggins -and occasionally, Clive Branson, Peter Smith(FHQ), Mick Tennant, Bob Hammond, Paul Hands,  Stan Simpson and Bob Palmerfield, turn-up too.  

 OUR NEXT MEETING IS ON MONDAY- ? 2021.WATCH THIS SPACE - PLEASE.

AT THE BRIAR ROSE, BENNETTS HILL,BIRMINGHAM, B2 5RE.

 STARTING BETWEEN 7.00 TO 7.30 PM;- 

 If the Briar Rose is closed we will be in the Wellington at the top of Bennetts Hill, close to Colmore Row.

Why not come along and you can be sure of a very warm welcome.

 

WANT TO KNOW WHERE TO MEET OLD COLLEAGUES ?

SCROLL DOWN THE BOXES BELOW TO FIND OUT WHERE PEOPLE MEET, AND WHEN THEY NEXT MEET !

CWU MIDLAND No 1 BRANCH, RETIRED MEMBERS' SECTION, MEET AT - THE BRITANNIA HOTEL, NEW STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B2 4RX.

The CWU Retired Members' Section meets at the Britannia Hotel, New Street, Birmingham B2 4RX - Meetings start at;- 1.OO pm - Buffet opens 12.15 pm.

PLEASE NOTE :- 

OUR NEXT MEETING WILL BE HELD WHEN THE CORONA V19 RESTRICTS ALLOW US OUT - AT OUR USUAL VENUE - THE BRITANNIA HOTEL, NEW STREET,  BIRMINGHAM B2 4RX, - SO PLEASE WATCH THIS SPACE PLEASE !!

           A SELF SERVE BUFFET WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 12.15 pm

For further information about group meetings and coach trips please go to the page titled Union Retired Members;- OR CONTACT THE SECRETARY, ERNIE COGGINS ON -  0121 350 8604 - MOBILE - 07759913711 or Email - coggins308@btinternet.com

 THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF OCCUPATIONAL PENSIONERS.

The Federation meetings are held at the Leisure Garden Centre, Bordesley Green Allotments, Bordesley Green Rd. which is opposite the school by Drummond Road.

 Coffee morning meetings are held at 10.00 am on the first Wednesday of each month, except September.

  PLEASE NOTE - OUR NEXT MEETING WILL BE AT THE BORDESLEY GREEN    ALLOTMENTS  ON -  WHEN THE COV 19 RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED. 2020 starting at 10.00.am.

For further details contact - PAUL HANDS, SECRETARY - 0121 - 784 - 9204.

- VISIT OUR PHOTO GALLERY. - FOR PHOTOGRAPHS OLD & NEW.

If you have any photographs you would like to share - please send them to my Email address - current photos etc., can be found on the Photo Gallery Page. Click on the album to display contents and Click on a photograph to enlarge it.

If you recognise anyone who is not named in the caption box, please let me know at;-

              coggins308@btinternet.com

CWU MIDLANDS No1 BRANCH, RETIRED MEMBERS' SECTION, COACH TRIPS.

THE FOLLOWING COACH TRIPS HAVE BEEN ORGANISED FOR THE MIDLAND No1 BRANCH, RETIRED MEMBERS' SECTION IN 2020. ALL TRIPS DEPART FROM THE BUS STOP, IN ALBERT STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B4 7UD - AT THE TIMES STATED.

SORRY - ALL TRIPS POSTPONED UNTIL THE CORONA V 19 RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED.

1.- 26th MARCH - BLETCHLEY PARK - STATION "X" - DEPART 9.30 a.m.

2.- 25th JUNE  - LUDLOW - DEPART 10.00 a.m.

3.- 22nd JULY - LLANGOLLEN & FRONCYSYLLTE AQUEDUCT- DEPART 9.30 a.m.

4.- 20th AUGUST - LLANDUDNO - DEPART 8.30 a.m.

5.- 24th SEPTEMBER - GLOUCESTER DOCKS - DEPART 10.00 a.m.

 ALL BOOKINGS WILL BE TAKEN ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS.

 TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT - OR - FOR MORE DETAILS, PLEASE CONTACT;-

 ERNIE COGGINS- 0121-350-8604- 07759913711- coggins308@btinternet.com


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