Milk Marketing Board

A lorry driver’s life. The Milk Marketing Board. (1941-1991)

Tom talks about his working life as a lorry driver, starting in London and then working for several different companies in Norwich, including the Milk Marketing Board and Boulton and Paul’s. I was born in 1927 in Norwich, Elizabeth Fry Road. We then moved to Catton and from there we moved to London when I […]

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As time goes by. The Milk Marketing Board. (1958-2009)

Barry talks  about his working life in Norwich including working for British Railways and the Milk Marketing Board. I was born in Norwich in 1944. I went to school, first of all to the Dowson School on Valpy Avenue, then I went up to the Norman Senior secondary modern school and left in, I think, […]

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Dairy Days (1961-1990)

The contributor began his working life working in shops in Norwich and learnt shoe  design and pattern cutting. He then had a stint as a bus driver until he went to work for the Milk Marketing Board, where he became a senior supervisor. He gives a picture of developments in milk marketing and distribution from […]

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Milk Matters – the Lab.

The contributor, a senior analyst in the laboratory at the Milk Marketing Board/Dairy Crest dairy in Norwich, gives us an insight into the changes over 15 years in the processing of milk from the point of view of those responsible for quality control. She felt the work gave her "a huge insight into what I […]

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My favourite job. The Milk Marketing Board. (1961-2011)

Peter was born in Norwich in 1946. He and his wife ‘M’ tell us about the life of a lorry driver, including working at the Milk Marketing Board and for airline KLM. I was 15 when I left school and my first job was at TanSad and Allwin which did  prams. They were actually in […]

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