Methodists united before doing National Service

Wesley FC, 1952: back row (l to r) Alan Joy, ? Seagrove, John Jenkins, Stan Kidney,Jim Collier, Lester Adams. Front: John Harvey, Ray Bright, Ron Harvey, James Scarrott and John Haywood
Wesley FC, 1952: back row (l to r) Alan Joy, ? Seagrove, John Jenkins, Stan Kidney,Jim Collier, Lester Adams. Front: John Harvey, Ray Bright, Ron Harvey, James Scarrott and John Haywood

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This picture will bring back memories for players and fans of Wesley Central Hall (Fratton) Football Club.

James Scarrott, of Edenbridge Road, Southsea, sent them to Remember When and he features in the picture above.

Supporters of Wesley Central Hall FC in the 1950s PPP-150501-115955001

Supporters of Wesley Central Hall FC in the 1950s PPP-150501-115955001

He says: ‘The club was formed by the popular Rev Harry Blackmore and Lester Adams in 1950.

‘We had our fair share of success until most of us had to do our National Service.’

He’s done well remembering the names of all those in the team picture, but can you identify any of those among the group of fans?