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Net ball game in school yard.
Net ball game in school yard.
Photo: Mabel Knight
Views: 8,680
Item #: 4103
A netball game in progress in the girls play ground at All Saints School circa 1950's

Comment by: dave marsh on 14th October 2007 at 21:44

I received a very bad gash to my hand in the Linacre workshops whilst watching the girls from the window,still got the scar,first of many.

Comment by: sandra webster nee cook on 19th October 2007 at 02:00

this brought back some memories ...... it used to be freezing cold in winter and we still had to do it. I was at All Saints from 1963 to 1967 those were the days Ha Hanll

Comment by: Glenis Fletcher (nee Smith) now living in n.wales on 31st October 2007 at 14:03

Weren't those navy knickers terrible - but the netball was great fun - and the canteen in the background. I remember one girl eating her dinner and a light bulb fell down straight onto her plate!!

Comment by: margaret farrimond on 12th June 2010 at 17:30

I was on the school net ball team early 1960, I left school march 1964.My twin brother alec was in the boys section they used to watch the girls doing P E in the hallfrom their side.

Comment by: micky east on 14th August 2010 at 23:53

we used to watch the girls ,when we where hammer throwing on the spare land behind your place,when we attended wgs pe lessonmaybe watched you margret

Comment by: mary walsh ne /hilton on 27th October 2010 at 20:27

navy knickers they were terrible they had a little pocket in them ,i liked net ball ,but i could never climb thoes ropes in the hall,but i did manage to do it on the very last PT lesson we had i was so excited i nearly fell off .
there were some good times and lots of good mates i wonder were they all are now .any out there send me an email

Comment by: June ashurst on 16th July 2020 at 13:48

I think this is me top left corner with knee up i loved playing netball.

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