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Kerry is looking for Jason


I'm searching for an old friend his name is Jason (jay) Smith last known to live in Wimborne area he has a sister called Jane and a brother called James I'd really love to get in touch with him again. I know he used to work at Sunseeker. If any one sees this and knows him or his whereabouts, please get in touch Kerry.

Richard Wall-Budden is looking for Claire West


Trying to get in touch with Claire West, as she was called in 1975. We've been friends for nearly 50 years and sadly lost contact when I moved to London. I think that her married name is Benmiloud. Any help would be much appreciated. It would be lovely to catch up.

Roy from Bristol is looking for: Kathleen Pitman


Roy is looking for Kathleen who he met in Weston-super-Mare in 1956. He became engaged to her in 1958 and said she is now believed to be living in Bournemouth.



I am looking for Syliva Sitton who lived in Bearcross Avenue, Ringwood and used to look after Will and Fred when they were children. We would like to ask her to a wedding. If Sylvie sees this please Sylvie email me.

JOHN BROOK is looking for: old school friends (posted July 11, 2014)

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I'm looking for some old school friends. These are Robert Harvey, Stephen Thornely, David Hawkins, Stephen Penny, Richard Williams or Brian House who attended Winton Boys School in Coronation Avenue from 1963 to 1968. I wish to here from any of these ex pupils if still living in the Bournemouth or surrounding areas.

LILLY BOWES is looking for: decendants of Joseph and Mary Dowling (posted February 18, 2014)


Seeking descendants of Joseph and Mary Dowling who married at Christchurch in the 1880s.

ROSEMARY is looking for: RACHEL HYDE (posted February 28, 2014)


Looking for Rachel Hyde, saw your message on Submarine site re Peter Keyte, please check there and contact your Cousin Rosemary.

ANGIE KITCHER is looking for: JOSH MARTIN (posted February 7, 2014


Trying to find Josh Martin who replied to a photograph I had put in the paper in 2009, his great grandmother was Dorothy Martin (nee Kitcher ) daughter of Thomas Kitcher.