Boys aged 11 still in short trousers in 1954

Stride Avenue Primary School, Milton, Portsmouth, in 1954.

Stride Avenue Primary School, Milton, Portsmouth, in 1954.

David  Yates, right, outside 23, Garnier Street, Fratton. The original  front room of the  house is where he is  standing.

Spirit of the Portsmouth blitz: bacon and eggs served on a newspaper

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How many of you recognise yourselves in this picture taken at Stride Avenue Primary School, Milton, Portsmouth in 1954?

Note the pre-fab classroom and also the boys at the age of 11 still in short trousers.

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