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North Mymms delivery and collection services over the years

Photograph of Stan, the Express Dairies roundsman in Skimpans Close October 1968 Image from Ron Kingdon, part of the Images of North Mymms collection
Stan, the Express Dairies roundsman in Skimpans Close October 1968
Image from Ron Kingdon, part of the Images of North Mymms collection

The following slideshow is made up of photographs from the Images of North Mymms collection recording the history of the area. This selection depicts the various delivery and collection services from 1900 onwards. Click on the square button below the slideshow to view full screen (recommended). Below the slideshow is a newspaper article (courtesy of local historian Mike Allen) about local milkman John Swain being voted Milkman Of The Year 1986.