Clubs, Teams, Village Organizations and Institutions
Clubs, Teams, Village Organizations and Institutions
School choral group, 1937. The Music Festival, Corn Exchange, Tunbridge Wells.
Leigh Primary School, 1935/36
Leigh School - gardening lessons: Back row: C. Dyson H. Lucas W. Gibbons (Headmaster), A. Denton, F. Clark, K. Frost, L. Lucas A. Humphery, S. Clifton, G. Nixon Front row: G. Hitchcock, F. Older, D. Jenner, F. Selden, R. Brooker, V. Fry
Leigh Fire Brigade, circa 1947 Back Row (L to R): Fred Holden, Arthur Hall, Charlie Ingram, Fred Faulty Front Row (L to R): Bert Stubbins, Bill Fairclough, Lil Pankhurst, Bernard Pankhurst, Bill Sellings
Leigh School Children
Leigh Cricket Club, about 1899
Leigh Royal British Legion Table Tennis Club Team D won Division Two, Tonbridge and District League and promoted in year 2001/02 Graham Eade, Clive Harding, John Batchelor
eigh Royal British Legion Table Tennis Club Team C won Division Two, Tonbridge and District League, 2000 Malcolm Coles, Andrew Everett, Andrew McCarthy, John Knock
Leigh Fire Brigade photographed outside Hall Place, 1926.
Leigh Cricket Club - Presentation Ball presented to Isaac Ingram for best average.
Leigh Cricket Club, Isaac Ingram, 1938
eigh Royal British Legion Table Tennis Club Team B in Division Two, Tonbridge and District League, 2000 Toby Massey, John Butler, Ted Houghton
Juliet and Andrew Houghton playing table tennis for England v Japan, 21 January 1986
Leigh RBL Table Tennis Club playing Dordrecht (Netherlands) in Leigh Large Village Hall 1988
Leigh Royal British Legion Table Tennis Club Team A in Division One, Tonbridge and District League, 2000 Roger Pingram, Mike Anderson, Paul White
Leigh Football Club, 1997. Centenary Tour Party to Spain organised by Colin Fry and John Batchelor outside the Bat & Ball
Leigh Football Club, c. 1947. Back Row: Howard Fairclough, E Stalton, Sid Lucas, Ray Brooker, Jim Fitzjohn, Albert Hewitt Front Row: ?, George Healey, R Baker, Eric Batchelor, H Spencely
Leigh Football Club, c. 1904 S Hitchcock, I Stolton, F Fitzjohn, F Parker, H Hitchcock T Parker, H Hounson, A Stubbings unknown, H Young, F Faircloth, B Faircloth, S Brooker
Charcott Football Club
eigh Cricket Club Juniors, 2002. Back Row: ?, John Solari, Eddie Allwood, Tom Belward, Andrew Massingham, Will Martin, Arun Munday Front Row: Frankie Baker, Jamie McCarthy, Charlie Armstrong, Matthew Coleman
Leigh Fire Brigade pulling the coffin of Harry 'Potty' Faircloth who died January 1929 aged 73
Colin Cowdrey's visit to coach Leigh Cricket Club Juniors on Leigh Green, 24 June 1981. Adults are Colin Cowdrey (left), John Knock and Tony Sadler (right)
Leigh Cricket Club 1974. Back Row: Nick Taylor, John Knock, David Beater, Clive Harding, Tony Brooker. Front Row: John Batchelor, Keith Dolling, Colin Fry, Eric Batchelor, Vic Clark, Don Fuller
Leigh Cricket Club, Juniors 1973. Back Row: Mervyn Barnes, Paul Roskilly, Trevor Martin, Oliver Gravel, Stephen Young. Front Row: Kevin Jenner, Stephen Holden, Colin Pullen, Brian Martin, Paul Beater, Terry
Leigh Cricket Club, 1965. Back Row: Peter Clark, Mike Ludlow, Tony Brooker, Jim Fitzjohn, Peter Gow, John Knock. Front Row: Phil Page, Ray Brooker, Peter Huntley, Eric Batchelor, Derrick Rudd
Cricket Match Score Card
Bell ringers, 31 October 1931, probably taken to celebrate the installation of the sixth (treble) bell. From left to right: Bernard Pankhurst, Charlie Ingram, Stan Denton, Miss Lillian Passingham, Wliiam Card, Bert Stubbings
late 1950s/early 1960s: Golden Years. See item on Golden Years Club which names some of the people. Taken at Wannock Gardens, Polegate, Sussex. Please contact society if you recognize any faces in this picture.
Trough at corner of village green. School in distance; Forge Cottage on right. Note no walkway/pavement around the Green. No vehicles. Date: ?pre-WW1
Leigh Fire Brigade - photos given to Society by Maurice Martin
Names from left-right: Back: Sid Hitchcock; Jerry Robinson; Harold Hounsome; Ted Squires; Fred Faircloth; Fred Fitzjohn (goalkeeper in white); Bert Stubbings; Nim Faircloth; Referee; Harry Bowles Centre: George Jempson; Fred Parker; Tom Parker; Ratty Brooker; Frank Faircloth Front: Harold Young; Noel Jempson (Jemphson); Jack Stolten; George Faircloth
Leigh Football Club 1906-07 Receipts and Expenditure
Leigh Football Club 1904-05 balance sheet
Leigh Football Club 1906-07 season fixtures
Leigh Football Club 1906-07 Balance Sheet
Left: Mrs Phoebe Card; right Mrs Emily Fitzjohn, taking tea on Gold Years Club Outing early 1960s
L-R: Miss Minnie Brooker; Mrs Emily Fitzjohn; Mrs Penny Brooker: Gold Years Club Outing late 1950s/early 1960s.
Leigh School Football Team 1933/34 - given to the Historical Society by Margaret Pyle, grand-daughter of Fred and Emily Fitzjohn. Jim Fitzjohn named in the picture would have been her uncle. (List of names is given under 'Leigh School' - better copy in Leigh Archives).
LEIGH SCHOOL Seniors 1926. (List of names is given under 'Leigh School' - better copy in Leigh Archives.)
View of Leigh School - note no pavement encircling Green, and children playing on the road.
Leigh Church School ca 1931 - given to the Historical Society by Margaret Pyle, niece of J Fitzjohn who is shown in the picture. (List of names is given under 'Leigh School' - better copy in Leigh Archives.)
Leigh Fire Brigade 1926 - postcard
Reverse of Leigh Fire Brigade 1926 postcard showing awards for year
Golden years group - pre 1934 - sent to society by Jennie James
Leigh Football Club ca 1932 - in front row second from left is Robert George Humphrey b. 1912 Leigh
Leigh Special Constables in the 1930s
Powder Mills - Cricket Club
Powder Mills - Football Club
School children dancing on Leigh Green 1921
Powder Mills Rifle Club, winners of the KCRA Kilara Cup: the Tonbridge and District Miniature Cup; and the Robinson Challenge Cup. Noel Jempson, publican of The Plough, is bottom row, second from left - see arrow. Alfred Batchelor is top row fourth from left, when looking straight at the picture.