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Dinner Ladies 1984

A larger group of Catering staff and our Dinner ladies. Back row: Heather Kilvington, Carole Yeoman, Brenda Rutland.
Front row: Cynthia White, Margaret Shaw, Deborah MacMillan, Janice Simpson, Mrs Wilkinson, Gwen Husband, Christine ?.
Image and names (so far) courtesy of Cynthia White, also many thanks to Roger Barwick and Margaret Atkinson for the updates.

Dinner Ladies Again

Our team is: Shirley Kentfield, Cynthia White, Carole Yeoman, ??, Christine Garner.

The group of as yet an unknown year and we need help with some names?
Image and names courtesy of Cynthia White.

November 1986 Dinner Ladies

Busy days in the dinner hall, but time for an excellent image by Tempest (School Photographers)!
Back row: Ann Tremain, Eileen Mead, Janice Simpson, Heather Kilvington.
Front row: Cynthia White, Liz Walker, Brenda Rutland, Judy Green, Carole Yeoman.
Image and names courtesy of Cynthia White.

Harry Dack Dinner Ladies 1980?

Assembled in 198o? the ladies are:
Back row (left to right): Glenda ?, Claire Templeman, ??.
Front row: Mary Hall, Joyce Thompson, Cynthia White, Bertha Found, Eileen Hicks.
Image and names, courtesy of Cynthia White.

Harry Dack Infants 1954/55

Helen Cook tell us: “I can only recognise; on floor in foreground John Trevillion; woodwork bench on right Dennis Covell; centre table Brian Espiner; back table Roger Hoare; easel Rita Shields; shop Caroline Mortimer; between easel and shop Helen Fowle.”
Can any one assist with other names?

Originally we got the date incorrect on this image; but Ray Brown told us: “I can’t assist with any names, but the School didn’t open until mid 1954 – just one month after my sixth birthday I believe…”
Image and names to date courtesy of Helen Cook (nee Fowle).

Leaving Christmas Party 1953 – Take 1

Taken by W Eglon Shaw (who had a studio at 10 North Road), this view which had to be taken in two parts to accommodate all the pupils; shows Miss Goldsborough to the left. The pupils all ready dressed to depart home after the Christmas party in 1956, armed with their gifts. Possibly the last Christmas party at Zetland Infant School for some of these pupils, moving on in the May 1954 to Harry Dack Infant or to the Junior School in Duncan Place. Mike Robinson tells us: “I have no recollection of this picture being taken; but it looks like me holding my cup behind the girl sat with her legs stretched out on the front row. That is on picture 1. I think I see Ian Goodwill….Ray Bink’s…Marion Smith and Sheila Dorgan and others.” We have been given several names, but leave it to you to tell us if you can find yourself or others.
Can you remember the day, please tell us?
Image courtesy of Hazel Jefferson (nee Barker).

Leaving Christmas Party 1953 – Take 2

The second half of the gathered pupils, all wrapped and ready to leave the party. Note the guard for the large stove on the right, today a major problem! But then an invaluable way of drying wet clothes or more essentially, keeping warm. How they used to glow with heat! As said on the previous image, we have several names, but we leave you to possibly find yourself in these images and would love to have your memories of the event.
Image courtesy of Hazel Jefferson (nee Barker).

Harry Dack Infant 1956

In the staff room in May 1956, we have the staff assembled.
Back row: ??, Hazel Barker, Miss Goldsborough, Miss Manship.
Seated: Maureen Readman, Miss Winter, Mrs Nancy McGingle.

We have other names; Steven Partlett tells us: “The lady on the right front looks to me to be Mrs Nancy McGingle”. And Derek Millere tells us: “The lady seated in the middle is Miss Winter . She taught pupils in “the top class” before they moved up to Junior school in Duncan Place”.

But can you fill in the gaps?
Image courtesy of Hazel Jefferson (nee Barker) and thanks to Steven Partlett and Derek Miller for the updates.

Infant School Teaching Staff 1955

In the new staff room at Harry Dack Infant School.
Back row: Miss Manship, Miss Goldsborough, Miss Winter.
Front row: ??, ??, ??, ??.
Can anybody supply the missing names, please?
Image courtesy of Hazel Jefferson (nee Barker).

Summer 1957 at the Infant School

A larger staff are now assembled.
Standing at the back: Miss Smith, Miss Goldsborough, Miss Norminton, Miss Yates.
Seated: ??, Miss Coser, Miss Hogan, Miss Dixon, Miss Harland.
Perhaps the names are incorrectly placed, can you help to name all the staff in 1957?
Image and names to date courtesy of Hazel Jefferson (nee Barker).