Please let us know if you know any of the missing names from the following school photos………

St Peter’s School Netball Team

Back RowEdith JesterOlive MillsEvelyn WoolvenKitty LangridgeNellie SmithOlive Goatcher
Middle RowLena LotenDolly BaconMiss Dickerson (Teacher)Bertha WoolvenPhyllis GoatcherRose Packham
Front RowEva RoseWinnie ParsonsAlice Barton

St Peter’s School 1908 to 1910

Names of known staff and pupils
  1. Doll Edwards
  2. Agnes Sayers
  3. Mabel Woolven
  4. Wally Parsons
  5. Mistress Bessie Humphrey
  6. Mr Bicknell, Headmaster
  7. ? Hughes
  8. C Hale


St Peter’s School Classroom 1


Front RowSecond RowThird RowBack RowAlong Rear WallAlong Side
1. Don Ralph7. Charlie Smith13. Jenny Woolven19. Billy Tuck25. Louise Caplan30. Harold Mockford
2. Arthur Parsons8. ?14. ?20. George Ralph26. Phyllis Goatcher31. ? Mobsby
3. Bill Buxton9. Nell Worsfold15. Fred Coacher21. Emily Roberts27. Rosemary Moore32. Betty Smith
4. Joe Lucas10. ?16. Will Worsfold22. Gertie Harvey28. Les Faires33. Bessie Humphrey
5. George Gander11. Ron Parsons17. George Goatcher23. Rose Packham29. Ivy Silsby
6. Ben Goatcher12. Jack Barton18. Bert Matthews24. ?

St Peter’ School 1953 (1)

St Peter’s School 1953 (2)

St Peter’s School 1953 (3)

We have heard from David Sawyer who attended St Peter’s from 1952 to 1958, and was able to provide several names……….

Photo (1)

Bessie Luxford (Teacher)

Back row, 3rd from left: Roger Mills

Middle row, RH end: Judy Hawkins

Photo (2)

F.R.Slocombe (Headmaster)

Photo (3)

Miss Fisher (Teacher)

Back row

Far right: Margaret Boxall, then 2nd right: Jennifer Gander, 3rd right: Valerie Malyon

Middle row

Far right: David Sawyer (me!), 2nd from right: Janice Hawkins (my first girl friend!), 4th from right: Doug Barret, 6th from right: Stuart Faires, far left: David Marshall (not the one currently in the village!), 4th from left: Susan Ralph

Front row

Far right: Les Langridge, 3rd from right(with bandaged head): Brian Newman, 3rd from left: Richard Grainger

Thank you, Dave!

More recently (in May 2019), we had an email from Maureen (Min) Wright, who is in the 1953 Photo (1) and was able to identify a lot of her contemporaries (NK = not known):

Back Row (from left)
NK, Peter Spedding, Roger Mills, Peter Hyde, Derek Bailey, Tony Burley, Ian Appleton, NK, Alan Johnson

Middle Row (from left)
Sandra Perkins, Maureen Langridge, Maureen Shepherd, NK, NK, Madeline Gravett, Maureen Wright (me), NK, Janet Fretter, NK, NK, NK, Judy Hawkins

Front Row (from left)
NK, NK, NK, David Boxall?, NK,  NK, Stuart Faires, NK

Teacher: Mrs Luxford

Thank you, Min, we are very grateful to you for filling in most of the names!