Douglas Roberts (right in braces), Maurice behind him. Girl in large hat is Christine with Laura Jane behind her. Douglas’s father back left along with his mother. Picture: Douglas Roberts.
Members of the Portsmouth Press cricket team in 1948. James Bayes is the wicket keeper. Picture: Clare Ash collection.
Another view of Southleigh House Lodge near Havant. Picture: Ralph Cousins collection.
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The famous frogman Commander Crabb shows off his diving knife to local boys. Picture: Ann Bevan collection
Not a Portsmouth scene, of course, but of great interest - a Lancaster bomber alongside St Pauls Cathedral during Wings for Victory Week 1943. How on earth did it get there I wonder? Picture: Pat Kinsella collection.