Hemyock and Danish Scouts, Guides, Cub Scouts and Brownies

A gathering of Hemyock and Danish Scouts, Guides, Cub Scouts and Brownies. Pictured with their leaders outside Hemyock Parish Hall in 1977.

1977, Presentation of a cardiograph to the surgery

1977, Presentation of a cardiograph to the surgery. The money was raised by the first Hemyock Carnival for many years, organised by Parish Councillor Christine Young, as part of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee activities.

L to R Dr. John Griffin, Dr. Roger Wells, Terry Doble Chairman of the Parish Council, Dr. Jonathan Meads, Christine Young, and Brian Clist, Parish Councillors.

Dr Meads on his motorbike.

Dr. Jonathan Meads on his favourite mode of transport to do his house calls, c.1972.

Iolanthe 1978

Iolanthe 1978 L to R. Gwen Barnes, Alan Bell, Bryony Aston, Barbara Bowden, Tony Grosse, Jack Jones, Penny Trickey, Ron Coe, June Sparks.

Merrie England 1976

Merrie England 1976. Principals – Standing on the left, Alan Bell as Sir Walter Raleigh and Barbara Bowden as Bessie Throckmorton,

Standing front right Polly Eden as Queen Elizabeth and Jack Jones as the Earl of Essex, kneeling are John Ellis, Penny Trickey, John Ives, Sally Jackson, Tony Grosse, and Judith Lord with the full chorus.

HMS. Pinafore 1975. Full cast and musicians.

HMS. Pinafore 1975. Full cast and musicians.

1798 document showing all men in Hemyock due for active service.

This is the completed return, in 1798, listing all the men in Hemyock who would form the Active Service force (an early form of the Home Guard). It gives very important information. The men are listed in groups:-

(a) Artificers, viz. Smiths, carpenters, sawyers and masons.

(b) Pioneers- with felling axes etc.

(c) The main body, complete with their occupations.

(d) Pioneers, with shovels & pick axes.

Hemyock School Football Team 1979.

School football team 1979.

Back row L to R. Teacher J. Ellis, D.Sparks, L. Sloman, ?, R. Bowden

 Front Row. B.Denning, C.Jones, ?, ?, G. Payne.

The School in Centenary Year 1977.

The School in Centenary Year. 1977. Headmaster Clive Richardson is on the right hand side by the door.