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Good Old Days


Uttoxeter Hand Bell Ringers pictured in 1961

Left to Right: Frank Parker, John Ward, Ken Heath & Tony Smith


Uttoxeter lads members of the Uttoxeter St. John Ambulance Cadets pictured campingat Skegness in 1963.

Left to Right: Hilda Mellor, Linsey Foster, Steve 'Lank' Lavin, Paul 'PK' Crutchley, Dave 'Sniper' Lavin, Trevor 'Danny' Mellor, Steve 'Bishop' Weatherer, Grannie Mellor


Carter Street pictured in the 1960ʼs, showing the Speedy Valentine Dry Cleaning Shop (now Indiana Take Away), The White Bear Cafe ran by Tommy Harrison (now demolished) and the only business still trading Willisfords Jewellers.


Lively bunch of local lads pictured in the Limes in the 1980ʼs at a football presentation evening.

Standing Left to Right: Willie Woodhouse, John Deaville, Terry Chell, Alan Anderson, John Peaty, Steve Lavin, Mark Whitehead, Dave Carroll, Dave Foster, Jim Slater, Trevor Hopkins
Sitting: Malcolm Brotherton, Colin Hudson, Alan Whieldon, Mick Ratcliffe & Andy Williams