WITH 2013 looming large, we take a leap back in time almost exactly 60 years to 1953 and this snap of youngsters at the former Spring Street Junior School in Hucknall.
This photograph has been sent in by Joan Wass (nee Brown), of Florence Street, Hucknall, who can be seen fourth from the left on the front row.
It shows children in their final year at the school before moving up to Beardall Street Senior School.
Joan has even done an outstanding job of naming everyone else on the snap. They are:
BACK ROW (from left) — Margaret Goodman, May Richardson, Audrey Hill, Mollie Stallard, Janice Bower, Patricia Waynes, Janet Beharall, Marilyn Lord, Ann Colclough, Pauline Hinsley, Dorothy Barnes (deceased). SECOND ROW — Pauline Bell, Valerie Walker (deceased), Freda Swain, Carole Clifton, Valerie Jacques, Wendy Wiggins, Ann Monk, Mavis Burrows, Pat Dawn, Silvia Randle, Janet Cross, Eileen Burton, Yvonne Blagden, Mrs Harris. THIRD ROW — Ann Morton, Pamela Herbert, Jennifer Bradley, June Bakewell, Miranda Ellis (deceased), Sheila Goodman, Stella Pass, Diane Stirland, Jean Scotney, Rosemary Tebbs, Sandra Hayes (deceased), Janet Foster, Valerie Hardstaff. FRONT ROW — Jean Birchell, Elizabeth Wiser, Ann Develin, Joan Wass (nee Brown), Barbara Stevenson, Elizabeth Anley, Silvia E.Randle, Mary Butler, Sandra Nixon.
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