timeline 1912-1917

1912-1917 1912 The Blyton family moves to 14 Elm Road, Beckenham. 1916 Enid decides to become a teacher and goes to Ipswich High School to train. She starts work at Bickley Park School in 1919. 1917 In March Nash’s Magazine publish her...

timeline 1907-1911

1907 – 1911 1907 Enid starts at St Christopher’s School for Girls, Beckenham. The family moves again, just a couple of doors down, to 31 Clock House Road, Beckenham. Did you know? In 1951, the Famous Five card game was launched by Pepys. Two decades later, it...

timeline 1897-1902

1897-1902 1897 On 11 August, Enid Mary Blyton is born at 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London. The family moves to a semi- detached villa at 95 Chaffinch Road, Beckenham, Kent. 1899 Enid’s brother Hanly is born on 11 May. 1902 Another move to 35 Clock House Road,...