The Staff in 1947
Mr. Mercer and his staff
photographed on the stage of the hall c.1947.
The Staff in 1948
The weather must have been better when the photographer called
in 1948, as the staff were
The Staff in 1951
Another great group shot
of Mr. Mercer and his team.
Some Teachers in 1960
An informal group including
Mr. Fisher and some of his teachers. There's also a picture of 'Dusty'
Alan Fiddick (1931-1960)
Alan taught at the school
for little more than three years until his life was cut tragically
short in 1960.
John Fisher (1917-2008)
An obituary originally written
for The Guardian Mr. Fisher's daughter Susan remembers her father.
Evelyn Flowers (1930-1979)
An appreciation written
by her brother, Ronald. Illustrated with photos from Linda Smith
Geoff Rowe (1925-1992)
A life history written by Geoff's
son, Steve. Plus photos which trace his life from his time in the
RAF up to retirement.
A second page features an article by Geoff's brother, Norman.
The third page has memories of Geoff from former pupils and more
Pupils' Memories of the Staff
Stuart Gilles and Jim Franklin have contributed comments
about teachers at the school for us.
Page 1: Photos
of teachers from Linda Smith née Sharp: Learner; Francis;
Ward; Quass; Holden; Coles; Sinclair.
Photos from Ron Dunhill:-
Page 2: Cleare;
Francis; Cowburn; Coles; MacInnes; Quass; Leech; Mayes.
Page 3: Clark;
Brooker; Dunhill; Ward; Francis; Ossowski.
Page 4: Hill;
Smith; Rowe; Learner; Cowburn; MacInnes.
As always, more contributions would be welcome.