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Street Fairs at Slaugham (4 of 5)
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Street Fairs at Slaugham (4 of 5)

The Street Fairs used to be held in Slaugham annually and the above photograph shows the fair held on 25th September 1994.
In the distance on the extreme left are Nora and Roger Ray.
The photograph is of the presentation of the raffle prizes organised by Peter Simpson of Brook Cottage. Peter can be seen dressed in black on the right of the picture under the tree.
You can see a close up by selecting Large Version.
There is one other photograph of that year’s Street Fair, taken behind the white gate, which can be seen by clicking on Open Document.

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Picture added on 15 August 2016 at 15:17
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Fetes and social events
The lady looking at the camera wearing blue socks is Jenny Brewer who lived next door to the hardware shop in Handcross in Stuart House.
Is the lady sitting in the chair Mrs Eileen Leadbetter?
Added by Sam Butler on 21 August 2016
Is the lady lower left with the cup Mrs Joyce Legg, wife of Frank, of Legg Engineering who lived in Archpool for some time and run the factory where the entrance to Windmill Platt now is?
I remember that he used to ride his horse, Maximillian, along the High Street. He was kept in the field where Windmill Platt is now located.
Their daughter, Sally, used to ride with the hunt.
Added by Sam Butler on 31 August 2016
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