Royds School

The first group of teachers at Rothwell’s newly opened secondary modern school on Pennington Lane in Oulton in 1955. Standing: Frank Rowling, Rodney Firth – woodwork, Ernest Parkinson – English, Unknown, Irwin Searle – science, Unknown, Barry Goodall – P.E. Sitting: Jack Unsworth, Unknown, Miss Webster, Charlie Fletcher – headmaster, Joan Richardson – domestic science, Unknown, Albert Wright – P.E.