Image shows Horsforth Hockey Club team photograph taken at the Bridlington Easter Festival in 1954. 2008 marks the 73rd year of the Bridlington Hockey Festival which plays host to over 500 players each Easter. Back Row, left to right; Charlie Robshaw, David Hewitt, Ernest Johnson, Ken Goddard, Sid Porter, Mike McDermid, Phil Ducker, Joe Bibby and Bill Pennistone. Front row, left to right; Steve Darlow, Ken Greenwood, Owen Goddard, Jack Fisher and Doug Penfold. Horsforth Hockey Club was founded in 1936 as Rawdon and District Hockey Club, but after the war became known as Horsforth Hockey Club. During the 1960s seven of the players were selected for the Yorkshire County Team and the captain, David Higham played for England. The name is now Leeds Hockey Club and it is based at Horsforth School with seven mens' teams and 5 ladies' teams.
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