Club History - Blasts from our past

Here is a selection of photos from the club's past. We need some more action pics of ladies please, preferably from the golden years! Let me borrow them for a few days & I'll scan them in & add to the site. 


Fred Alsop

Fred Alsop


Alan Murrell

Peter Richardson 

Peter Richardson 

Paul Bryan


Start of Johnston Relay, 1966

Ray Ilott, former club Secretary

Roy Young, 1965

Dave Bland & boys' group - May 1971

Paul Bettridge 1981

Paul Bettridge. World XC Champs, Cardiff, 1977

Hudson McClean

Mark Death


Southern Men's Team 1979

Celebrating promotion to BAL 1990

Dave Bland - with trophy for National 6x3m M50 champs, 1989

Pat Middleton & Terry Collins, Liverpool BAL, 1992

Linda Knowles (1964) - club U20 high jump record holder

Lesley Foley (nee Kiernan) -1971 - club 800m record holder

Lesley Foley (nee Kiernan) holds off Christina Boxer to win English Schools Junior Girls 800m title, Crystal Palace, July 1971.  She set a new world age best in the heat. Ruth O'Sullivan (nee Chettleburgh) can be seen back in fourth (number 24).

Dave Naylor & Training group early 1970s

Lesley Kiernan - silver medal European Junior Champs, 26 August 1973 Lesley Foley (nee Kiernan) & Trish Naylor

Jillian Reynolds

Ruth O'Sullivan (nee Chettleburgh), Lesley Foley (nee Kiernan) and Denise Clark (nee Rippe) Sue Baxter