The Bag Lady of Chiswick

In memory of Anne, who sadly passed away this morning. Rest in peace Anne Naysmith. Your comments and your memories are welcome, please feel free to leave a comment or an anecdote about Anne that we can share our memories of this well known Chiswick character.


Anne of Chiswick 1 For many years now when travelling to London, I have chosen to park the car at Chiswick and take the tube into London from Turnham Green Station, or from Stamford Brook. When we catch the tube at Stamford Brook we park in a Council car park just a few minutes walk from the station. Ever since we started making this journey I-don’t-know-how-many-years-ago there has been a person who has been present at the car park each and every time we arrive. Her name is Anne Naysmith and she is a homeless person. Of course like all homeless people Annie has a story, but it was our visit to London this Christmas that prompted me to finally find out a little more about this lady who we have come to look for during every visit. In this post I want to tell you a little of Annie’s story, because it…

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  1. RIP to Anne, we will miss u so much, and she is amazing woman and it won’t be the same without her around anymore and now she has been loved by other people and god and now she is with god in heaven and rest in peace, we will be thinking of you. One day I will see u in heaven xx


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