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A photo of all pupils of Viney Hill School in 1958.

Viney Hill School 1958

Bev says" …This was the whole school and my biggest challenge with names. The longer I looked the more the fog cleared and then a name would pop up. I look forward to other folks filling in those blanks for me".

Back row (row 4). 1 Miss Evans, 2 Mrs. Jones, 3 Colin Turley, 4 Philipa Cooper, 5 Jane Sandford, 6 Carol Wyatt 7 Francine Pearce , 8 Ruth Johnson, 9 Christine Jefferies 10 Heather Lawson 11 Rosalyn Beddis, 12 Pat Harper, 13 Colin Barnes, 14 Ken Ellway 15 Richard Norris 16 Christine Ellis, 17 Mr. Green.
Row 3: 1 Sandra Weyman, 2 Michael Childs , 3 William Pettiford, 4 Keith Johnson, 5 Derek Thorne, 6 Benny Green, 7 Melvyn Davis, 8 Sheila James, 9 Valerie Savage, 10 Shirley Thorne, 11 Gillian Lansdowne, 12 Valerie Jefferies, 13 Angela Barnes, 14 Sylvia Ellis, 15 Barbara Turner.
Row 2: 1 Jennifer Davis 2 Ruth Vaughan, 3 Susan Kear, 4 Julie Thorne, 5 Avis Jones, 6 Rosina Thorne, 7 Suzanne Turley, 8 Barry Havers, 9 Roger Harper, 10 Christian Childs, 11 Bev Nash, 12 Kay Grindle, 13 Julie Lowe, 14 Pauline Jefferies, 15 Sandra Morgan, 16 Sharon Pearce, 17 Eileen Havers, 18 Betty Phillips, 19 Boy Sitting- Michael Pensom.
Row 1 1 Roger Morse , 2 David Thorne, 3 John Warwick, 4 Shirley Thorne, 5 Jackie Lansdowne, 6 Keith Phillips, 7 Richard Thorne, 8 Mary Lowe, 9 Mary Thorne, 10 Angela Matthews, 11 Gwyneth Johnson, 12 Pauline Cooper 13 Alan Turley, 14 Tony Lowe, 15 Glyn Vaughn, 16 Diane Matthews.

Bev added "... two names came to mind: John Weir and Roger Morse, but I can't recognise faces to go with those names ... I think is Shirley Wayman is 4th from the end in the sitting row".

Roger Smith added (Feb 2013): "... Betty Evans standing at the back was from Tredegar and lodged with my parents whilst she was Infant Teacher".

Thanks also to Christian Childs and Ruth Nash.

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