Rene and Roy Burton

Rene talking about early married life

Rene when she met Roy

Roy as a driver in the Royal Artillery in WW Two

Roy and Rene were married in May 1945 by special licence when Roy was on embarkation leave

Roy was stationed in India until 1947

Roy Burton as a boy

. Alfred and Selina Burton in their trap. On the left is their son Frank ,Roy’s father, who in later years drove the Pirton Belle.

The Burton family at Terry Villa Royal Oak Lane

Alfred Burton with his sons Walter, Bert, Frank the youngest and  ??

Walter Burton emigrated to America. His father left him the old cottage 7/9 Walnut Tree Rd

Frank Burton, Roy’s father was a soldier in the first World War.

The Christmas card that Frank Burton sent home from the front

Frank Burton married Emmy Goldsmith. Emmy is seen here with her sister May

Frank’s brother bert was a policeman ,seen here on duty protecting the Queen and Princess Elizabeth and Margaret

Roy Burton at a Darts Dinner at the White Horse





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