Tansley pupils win cup

Happy times: Tansley Junior School pupils celebrate winning the Junior Schools Cup in the 1960-1961 season.
Happy times: Tansley Junior School pupils celebrate winning the Junior Schools Cup in the 1960-1961 season.

Budding footballers sat proudly for this photograph in the 1960 - 1961 season.

This photograph also sent in by Wirksworth resident Keith Cantrill, shows Tansley Junior School Football Team.

The pupils, pictured here dressed smartly in their clean white kits, were the Junior Schools Cup Winners for the season.

Pictured here is headmaster Mr Hall and on the back row: Barry Jameson, Roger Clark, Jim Kirkley, Keith Cantrill, Timothy Needham, Gerald Breeze and Chris Rosling.

On the front row is Julian Knowes, Eric Lees, John Tucker, Edwin Cantrill and Rolan Slack.

Mr Cantrill said winning the cup was a proud moment for the team.

He added: “I enjoyed my time at Tansley.”

Do you recognise any of the boys in this picture?

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