Aireborough Historical Society

May Day


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Title
May Day
Date Undated
Location Guiseley
Photo ID
B286 & N75
Comment
Top: A procession of children celebrating May Day on Towngate, they were pupils of St Oswalds C of E school.
A young herald with a trumpet leads the May Queen and her attendants.

Bottom: "Guiseley's May Day revels postponed on May 1 owing to measles at the National School, were combined with Empire Day festivities on May 22.
The May Queen (Pamela Jennings)and her retinue entering the Rectory grounds"


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Undated: A May Day group of the Queen and her attendants, on the left are pages wearing ostrich feathered hats, the Queen and her ladies are carrying large baskets of flowers.

Donated by Lynda Keith




 

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