Photos supplied by Sheila Ibbotson who worked at the Catering Department for many years. Most photographs show staff members and give an indication of happy times at the hospital. Some of the names included on the photos supplied by Wendy Green who also worked in the department.
Catering staff, in 1978 approx.
(L to R) Lorna Roberts (in white), Barbara Ravenhill, Karon, Jean, Mary Wilkinson and Sheila Ibbotson.
The retirement of Ms L. Sharman (centre), 1978 approx.
This is the retirement of Flo Berridge (Catering Assist.) and Tommy Taylor (Head Cook) in 1981/82 approx. Ann Holland is at the back.
(L to R) Tommy Taylor, June Howard, Lorna Roberts, Jean Varley, Garrett Summer, Sheila Ibbotson and Flo Berridge.
Roger Deverill (Assist. Catering Manager), Mavis (Supervisor), Flo and Roy Summers (Catering Manager) During Flo retirement's celebrations.
Standing L to R. Janet Mason (in white), Gladys Dronfield, Tommy Taylor, Elsie Bertram, Peggy Canetti, Cheryl Simcox (oriental hat), Ann Holland and Mavis Abel.
Sitting. June Howard, Lorna Roberts, Jean Varley, Garrett Summer and Sheila Ibbotson.
Karon Saif and Michelle (left). Walter Holland and Sheila Boulding (behind).
Ann (dancing, red hat) and the dancing couple are Janet and Shaun.
Mark Bell, Sue Bolsover, Wendy Green and Elsie Bertram (dancing).
Brenda Betts (left). Betty Noble (first lady on right).
Walter Holland and Catering staff at Xmas.
Elsie Bertram, Jackie Walton, Wendy Green and Mark Bell.
Jean (first left) and friends with ward hostesses.
Ann Holland, June Howard and Ann.
Eilseen, Janet Mason, ??? and Karon Saif and Walter.
Betty Noble, Mark Bell and Brenda Betts
Carlton Neil and Janet Mason.
June Howard and Sheila Ibbotson.
Sports Day on the grounds of the hospital.