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You have got the job!

Dating from 1966 the letter is confirmation of Mrs Saunby’s appointment as an Assistant Youth Leader at Loftus Youth Club.

Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Fancy Dress or Pantomime?

Loftus Youth Club members dressed for an event in the 1950/60s? Even the location is unknown. We are unsure of the reasons and welcome assistance.
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Another trophy

An obviously happy group seeing the presentation of another trophy. But we welcome assistance with names, date and the reasons for the award?
Images courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Dress Code – Fancy Dress

A wonderful array of costumes, but we need help with names, date and the occasion. Janis Bonner has advised: “4th in, on the back row, is my mother Margaret Tilley ( nee Pearson) dressed as a gypsy girl. She will have been about 15/16 years old which dates the photograph circa 1946/47. She has a copy of this somewhere. I’ll ask her if she remembers the names of the others.” Janis Bonner can now assist again: “My Mother Margaret recognised some of her fellow fancy dressers!

Back row: Dennis Codling, Margery Lofthouse, Eileen May, Margaret Pearson, Lorna Chipchase ,Peggy Garner, Mr. Tart (Youth Leader)
Middle Row: George Cox, Abel Roberts, Tommy Andrews, Naughty Nighties on the end are Greta Baldwin and Hilary Coverdale.
Front Row ( first two) Mrs. Hugill and Mrs. Tart.

Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club, thanks to Janis Bonner (and her mother Margaret Tilley) for the updates.

Sport Unlimited

A pair of sportsman relaxing during a Youth Club event. Can you name them?
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Brontes of Haworth Parsonage

This we believe is an image from the Drama Festival of 1948, unless you know better? Help!
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Another part of the London Tour?

Possibly Mr E. G. King (MP for Redcar) showing  Youth Club Members around the Houses of Parliament at the London tour. Unless you know otherwise?
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

A Very Young Youth Club Member?

This image has us completely foxed. Too young to be a Youth Club member, but in their scrapbook was this battered photograph. Can you tell us why it is there and more importantly who is he?
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Why Are We Waiting?

We know it is Loftus Youth Club and we believe the image was taken inside the Club. We need your help to find out what they had been doing and when. Can you help us?
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.

Drama Festival 1948

Certificate of participation in the 1948 Cleveland Youth Drama Festival by Loftus Youth Club.
Image courtesy of Loftus Youth Club.