Strawberry Evening, Rectory Garden 1983

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On a warm and balmy summer's evening in 1983, strawberries are being served at this quintessentially English tea party in the garden of the old rectory - to the delight of everyone present.  Photographs were taken (a mere 30 years ago) by the late Ron Pearson. 

  • 1 Joyce Banks (on left of photo)
    1 Joyce Banks (on left of photo)
  • 2 Joyce Banks (far right on bench)
    2 Joyce Banks (far right on bench)
  • 3 Group of ladies
    3 Group of ladies
  • 4 Listening to speaker
    4 Listening to speaker
  • 5 Joan Lazonby (centre)
    5 Joan Lazonby (centre)
  • 6 Listening to singers
    6 Listening to singers
  • 7 Mixed group
    7 Mixed group
  • 8 Joan Potts (centre)
    8 Joan Potts (centre)
  • 9 Jackie Smith (brown trousers on)
    9 Jackie Smith (brown trousers on)
  • 10 Gordon Smith (left & bending)
    10 Gordon Smith (left & bending)
  • 11 Charles Marnham Centre Right
    11 Charles Marnham Centre Right
  • 12 Jean Robson (carrying tray)
    12 Jean Robson (carrying tray)
  • 13 Rector Alan Lazonby
    13 Rector Alan Lazonby
  • 14 Rosalind Pearson (serving)
    14 Rosalind Pearson (serving)
  • 15 Tom Byers (to left)
    15 Tom Byers (to left)
  • 16 Alan, Gordon & daughter Jackie
    16 Alan, Gordon & daughter Jackie
  • 17 Strawberry time
    17 Strawberry time