Comments: very interested in your site.
i was an apprentice in 1977 to 1981 working with Bill Web, Colin Brazer actor, Gummo, Fred Wood, Roger James, Alan Williams, Mike Gould, Roy Jones and others.
I went into jig and tool in 1978 working with John Bosley, Gwyn Gould, Gary Davies, Lyn Maloney, David Edwards, Trevor Prankard.
I have many happy memories and would share some with you if you are interested sometime.
My dad worked there for 40 years on sc 7 mechs.
regards Nigel James

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    Hi I am Colin Watkins an Alumni of "the Switch". I have some fond memories of the old place and I am sure that you have too. Send me your memories or comments and share! You  can email me at