Pupils of Lydney Schools in 1967.
2: (all those standing left to right) - 1 Gary Baldwin , 2 Geoffrey Miles
, 3 Roger Lambert , 4, 5 Roger Goode , 6 Stan Foster , 7 Robert Newman
, 8 John Hackman, 9 Mike Watson, 10 Richard Mizen , 11 , 12 David Rhodes.
Row 1 (all seated): 1 Geraldine Baghurst, 2 Carole Legge , 3 Angela Barrow , 4 Sue Williams , 5 Alison Sterry ,6 Angela Higgs , 7 Jennifer Sheperd.
The event was a poetry meeting with the girls from the 'Girls School' in Naas Lane and boys from the 'Boys School' in Bream Road
to John Hackman, Chris Dobbs, Geoff (Chunky) Miles and Kevin Fieldhouse who added
(Nov 2006): "At
the Boys School we had black blazer, trousers, grey shirt (some wore
white) and the striped tie. Our blazer badge was the old oak
tree (in the park)".
Kevin also pointed out which schools were where in Lydney in the 1960s.
Lydney Grammar School - by The Cross
The Boys School - in Bream Road
The Girls School - at the far end of Naas Lane, past the council houses, last thing before the railway.
The Junior School in Naas Lane, (i.e. up past the Greyhound on the right ).
The Church of England school (opposite Lydney Grammar School).
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