Dad went to work pushing a cart with his supplies all over Portsmouth

This smashing picture shows builder Charlie Brown giving his daughter Mandy and son Tim a ride in his cart about 1966.

Monday, 28th November 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 12:41 pm

Heather Trafford (née Brown), another of Charlie’s daughters, posted it on the Do You Remember... In Portsmouth Facebook page.

She says: ‘Every day he would load up the cart with his supplies and push it all over Portsmouth to his job sites.

‘The photo was taken outside our house, 6 Hellyer Road, Eastney – the one with the red and white shade, blowing in the doorway.’

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Fratton Park girlfriends in the 1950s

And Heather’s mum Betty Hartfree (aka Lynn Brown) also gets a look-in in the second picture of a group of women at Fratton Park in the 1950s. She’s in the black coat right of centre.

Fratton Park girlfriends in the 1950s