Entries courtesy of Philippa Strickland


Letter written by Keith Cowper – Diamond anniversary of the Flower Show, 2008


A G Street (?) opening one of the first flower shows on the Green at Pett Level (now a car park) – referred to in Keith Cowper’s letter above. Kit McLean, Keith Cowper, Richard Cook and Sylvia Prior in the background.


Poem written by Keith Cowper




1953 Schedule



If this was the day England won the World Cup, then it would of course have been 1966 (Saturday 30 July) rather than 1967!




Below – Jean Hickman receives a bouquet from Alan Parkes