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Lydney Railway men - western railway region winning first aid team.

Lydney BR ambulance team

"... Bought up on Blakeney Hill, ... Having a sort out and came across this photo. It was taken I think in the spring of 1961 and shows a group photograph of Lydney Railway men - western railway region winning first aid team. Pictured are:

Back Row Left to Right; – 1. Ken Woodhouse (Lydney Engine Shed Foreman), 2. Owen Hudson (Fireman Lydney), 3. Owen's son, 4. Pat Barnes (myself, Fireman Lydney), 5. Harry Bearcroft.
Front Row 6. Trevor Askew, 7. Bryn Nash?, 8. Gerald Jones aka 'Boner' (Fireman Lydney)

Terry Mills added: "... The Man in the back row no-5 is Harry Bearcroft, He ran the St Johns Ambulance first aid classes in Lydney, He examined me for my Ambulance badge in the Scouts".

"If you get any feedback from Gerald Jones or another railway Lydney fireman Bob Bartlett would appreciate knowing".

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