These photographs have been kindly loaned
by former MGS pupil Les Adlington.
One is of the 1949/50 Under 14 football side and the other of
Form 2A in 1948/49.
Back Row l to R : Mr G Siddall (games master);
Brian Lowe; Keith Downing; Dave Tomkins; George Wilkes; Les
Adlington; Mr H L Watkinson (headmaster). Front Row L to R :
Eddie Peck; Arthur Jones; Brian Sheridan; Albert 'Snuff' Roberts
(capt); Lawrie Sharpe; Keith Bambridge (later a pro winger with
Rotherham United); and Brian Hope.
Form 2A : Back L to R : 'Sam' Thompson; ? Kelly; George Lee;
Barrie Hutchinson; Les Adlington; Alan Gill; ? Pilkington; Tony
Wild; the Proctor twins Alan and Barrie ( or probably vice
versa); Joe Gibson. Middle L to R : Roy Happs; John Leeson;
Sheila Chapman; Diana Bayes; Aileen Hill; Molly Plater; Margaret
France; Anne Lake; Lily Senior; Bernard Beal; Brian Hope. Front
L to R : Winifred Sharpe; Jean Collins; Sheila Crossland; Marian
Firth; Mrs Roberts (form mistress); Olga Crookes; Irene Wakelam;
Barbara Simpson; Janet Skeldon.