History

This is s selection of images and articles which were kindly supplied by Doug Backhouse and his neice, Sue Collins (daughter of Arthur Backhouse). If you have more pictures like these (or other aspects of village life  - the school?....)  please let us know. Thank you.

 

The men who built the Hall  1954 - 1958

Men who built the Hall

 From Left to right: George Coates, Cecil Berry, Gerard Backhouse, Doug Backhouse, Eric Miller, Jack Backhouse, Cyril Pryke.  Kneeling -  Arthur Backhouse

Spot the difference!

From Left to right: George Coates, Cecil Berry, Cyril Berry, Gerard Backhouse, Doug Backhouse, Eric Miller, Jack Backhouse, Cyril Pryke.

Back row: Cyril Pryke, E. J Gaymer , Gerard Backhouse, Cyril Berry, Jack Backhouse

Middle Row: Rose Backhouse, Lily Berry, Mr Wilson ??? (do you know who this is?)

Front Row: Arthur Backhouse, Eric Miller, Cecil Berry, Doug Backhouse

 

The Opening Ceremony   -   Thursday 30th October 1958

News Article from the time

 

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