Featured ArticlesA Selection of Articles From the Archive That We Thought Most Newsworthy

These are the children who will be the centre of attraction when the crowning of the  May Queen takes place at Torrington May Fair on May 7th. 

3 April 1959 Torrington May Fair1

Seated in the front centre is this year’s May Queen, Elizabeth Somerfield. 

Pictured are Alan Combes, Pauline Burridge, Rodney Oke, Janet Symons, Elaine Morris, Jacqueline Stacey, Pauline Jenkins, Isabel Downing, Diane Ward, Elizabeth Somerfield, Elizabeth Webb, Pauline Hooker.

3 April 1959 Torrington May Fair2

Full Gazette article dated 3 April 1959

Login Form