Wednesday, 11 May 2016


Basketball Team 1964 Back Row: Derek Jones (also taught PE, English and Latin), me, Stephen Gilfedder, Mick Giradot, Unknown in blazer; Front row, Steve Taylor, Mark Potashnick, Pete van der Mey, Alan Winder, Bill Mathie, Roger Stansfield. Steve Gilfedder is Australian and although he returned to Oz late 60s I have recently been in touch with him. Bill Mathie became Head boy and I exchanged emails with him a couple of years back. I think Colin Wood recently got back in touch with Mark Potashnick. And Steve Taylor sadly died young in about 1974


Martin Jones said...

Straw poll suggests the chap in the blazer is Dennis Berridge who was a good sportsman and was in my year during my time at Purley, 1961 to 1968.

Martin Everett said...

No - it is Den Berridge's brother, Alan, who was a few years older.

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