List of Sladeites

Information here is based on my own knowledge, and that of a small, but growing number of "Sladeites" that frequent the FORUM.

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NOW in alphabetical order by surname, if only the First name is known, then that is used alphabetically also

Ladies - I am using your Maiden names, as they will be more familiar to those who knew you "Back in the Day".


Elizabeth Alderson - 1959

Rosemary Allen now Mudge - SADLY DECEASED IN 2009 - Stayed at Slade from 1957, and later on as helper, after Irene.
Married Michael Mudge and lived at Huccaby Farm, prior to retiring to Ashburton.

Anthony  ?

Yvonne Arrow now Osborne -  Originally from Croydon. Stayed at Slade, summers of 1965 - 1976

Barbara    ?     (VW Beetle)

Tessa Barnes     Went to Dartington Hall College.  Stayed at Slade around 1962 - 1966

Sarah Barnes    Went to Dartington Hall College.  Stayed at Slade around 1962 - 1966

Alaric Belam - Our Mrs C's grandson - Regular Visitor to Slade 1960s onward  

Caroline Belam - Our Mrs C's grand-daughter - Regular Visitor to Slade 1950s onward  

David Bevan -  Originally from Beckenham SW London.  Friend of Tony Levy and founder member (Bass and Vocals) of "Folork", the now legendary band born  out of  Dulwich College.  Now working as a GP in North Cambidgeshire and lives in Ely.  Stayed at Slade around 1965

Birgit  ?

Irene  Bolmgren now Hutchinson

Lena Brattstrom - Originally from Sweden - Stayed at Slade ~ 1962 - 1964

Caroline Chenine (spelling unsure)  she was a debutante . . .  Time at Slade not known

Nicky Chenine - went to Harrow School  . . . Time at Slade not known

Count Claus  From Sweden

Chris Clegg   Originally from the Bristol Area  Friend of Paul Dyke, stayed ~1962 - 1965?

Anna Coaker - 1959    Patrick Coaker's Sister

Anton Coaker - Anton is the current resident of Sherberton Farm (Grandson of "our" Mrs C)

Peter Coaker - Peter is the current resident of Slade (Grandson of "our" Mrs C)

Susan Coaker - now Martin  -  Grandaughter of "our" MrsC.    Now at Pizwell Farm, Postbridge.

Paul Dyke -  Cousin to Chris and Janey Miller

Florence De Ruvo -  Swedish.  She stayed a whole summer, and broke-in one of Mrs. Coaker's Ponies, a grey, called "Sherbert"   ~ 1961

Vilya Fuller - Now Scott   

Penny Gardiner - 1957

Druscilla Grafton - 1957

Gill Grafton - 1957

Jenny Grafton - 1957

Almeric Griffin? He came from  Basingstoke. Dates at Slade unknown

Philipa (Pip) Grimble      

Lucinda Harper - Stayed at Slade around 1969

Pricilla (Pru) Harper -  (Lucinda's Sister) - Stayed at Slade around 1969

Eva Hedin - Originally from Sweden

The Hickmott family

Gill Hyatt - now Grevatt    Stayed at Slade ~1959 - 1966

Jean - 1959

Delia Jefferies     Originally from the Bristol Area.  Stayed at Slade around 1965?

Beverley Jefferies     Originally from the Bristol Area.  Stayed at Slade around 1965?

Elizabeth Jenkyns - 1959

Jenny - 1959

Kersti    Originally from Sweden

Gudrun Kaylstedt - Originally from Sweden     stayed 1961?

Beryl Langdon - now Tabor  Sister of Pat Coaker (neé Langdon)  ~ 1958

Pat Langdon - now Coaker   A helper from the early years ~ 1958.  She taught me to ride - on Anne Belam's Pony called "Ranger"

Gillian Lee - 1957

Anthony Levy -  Stayed at "Slade" during the Summers of 1965 - 1978.

Founder member (Drums and Percussion) of "Folork", the now legendary band born out of  Dulwich College. Anthony works currently in Academia and also has some non-executive Directorships. He also chairs a Charity Organisation. His wife, Jean also Chairs a Charity, and is a Visitor for the Moto Neuron Disease Society. They have two children, Peter and Emma, both currently at University.

Lesley Levy - now Jones      Anthony's Sister - worked for a time at Sherberton Farm, assisting Diana Coaker with pony trekking activities there. .

Liam  ?

Elizabeth Ljung - Stayed at Slade ~1962 - 1964

Caroline Mackay - Originally from Esher.      Stayed at Slade around 1961

Hugh Mackay - Caroline's Brother   Originally from Esher.    
Stayed at Slade around 1961

Susan Martin  - now Halkyard -  Originally from Sutton, Surrey. Stayed at Slade around 1966 and later on as a helper. . .

Jane Miller - now Perkins - Stayed at "Slade" during the Summers of ~1959 onwards - in later years as a helper

John Mills -  Originally from Bromley, Kent.  Stayed at Slade around 1957 on

Mita   From Italy - a Helper in the early 60's

Jacques Monbeg - originally from France - famously loved Mrs C's Cream - date unknown

Caroline Niemeyer  Originally from Groningen, Holland  -  Groningen. Present whereabouts unknown . . . .

Eva Niemeyer Originally from Groningen, Holland  -  Present whereabouts unknown . . . .

Nina Niemeyer Originally from Groningen, Holland  -  Present whereabouts unknown . . . .

Pommie Niemeyer Originally from Groningen, Holland  -  Present whereabouts unknown . . . .

The Niemeyers had a House in Kingsbridge, near Barbara Price around 1960s believed sold ~ 1998

Pauline  - 1957

Peter (Big Peter)   aged 14 in 1961

Peter (Little Peter)   aged 14 in 1961

Barbara Price - now Virgo - At Slade ~ 1955 - 1965 - Originally from West Charleton, Kingsbridge, Devon. Moved to the USA in 1968.  Has now returned to the Devon area.

Jenny Reeves -  Now living in West Wales, at Slade from Boxing Day 1962 - until end of March 1963 - Then at Sherberton

Jane Rickard - Originally from Saltash, Plymouth.  Stayed at Slade around 1967

Johnny Rickard - Originally from Epsom Surrey.  Stayed at Slade around 1967

Mark Rickard (Brother of Jane above) - Originally from Saltash, Plymouth.  Stayed at Slade around 1967

Elizabeth Rickatson-Hatt John's sister ~ 1959-1963

John Rickatson-Hatt - Now known as John Hatt - Believed to have been at Eton school at the same time as he visited Slade ~  1959 - 1963

Robert -

Elizabeth (Liz) Russell - Originally from Hillingdon. Stayed at Slade around 1967

Rosemary Russell - Originally from Hillingdon. Stayed at Slade around 1967

Christine Sandberg - Time at Slade unknown

Sandy - Easter 1959  Originally from the USA

Penny Shacklady - now Collier   Time at Slade unknown . . .    

Gill Sharam - now Greet - Originally from Babbacombe, Torquay.  Stayed at Slade around 1962 - 1969.
Now married and living  near Newton Abbot.  The couple run a business, Hiring, Selling and Maintaining Agricultural Plant and Spares. 

Smithers Family

Susan - 1960

Tina     ? . . . .  That's all I have . . .

Bob Tully    ~ 1961?

Susan (Suzy) Wakeham - Originally from Ashburton

Jeremy Windows - Originally from the Bristol Area Friend of Paul Dyke, stayed at Slade ~1962 -1965?

"Ro" Wiseman - Originally from Exeter?.  Stayed at Slade around 1968

Last updated on Friday, 3rd September, 2016.