Brooke-Bond Oxo provided facilities for school swimming lessons at their East Common/South Common factory. The water was actually an emergency supply in case of fire.
Back row (left to right): John Crossland, Doreen Cosier (swimming teacher), ? , Miss Scott (teacher), Douglas Catton (Headmaster).
Front row (left to right): ? , ? , ? , Tony Walters, Jackie Skeggs, Jeremy Page (front – in the water), ? , John Day, Sheila Mawford, Michael Boot, Bobby Cowland, ? , twins Karen & Kim Webb.