Old Photos of Witham

Jenny Lee at the Labour Hall

Taken: February 1964, Ref: M2943

Visit to the Labour Hall by Jenny Lee (Aneurin Bevan’s widow). On the platform are, left to right, Alec Strathearn, Rex Mott, Ted Smith, Jenny Lee (standing), ???, ???, Stan Thorogood, ???, Gordon Richards (Parliamentary candidate), ???, Ron Atkins (from Coggeshall, later MP for Preston), ???, Ted Mawdsley (agent)..

Date takenFebruary 1964
SourceBraintree and Witham Times. Neg dep at ERO Acc A8391, no 4768 (part)
Posted on Full size 2560 × 1592

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