Melford Road

Subject: Sport and Leisure

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa447

The Sudbury Wanderers' fete in 1965 was held in the grounds of High Bank on Melford Road. One of the highlights was the tortoise race: the first tortoise to cross the white circle was the winner. Alan Cocksedge is the clerk of the course. Note the lettuce leaves round the perimeter!