Overend’s Morley - Sports day in ‘63

July 1963: Competitors at a schools' sports day
July 1963: Competitors at a schools' sports day

This week’s picture shows competitors at a schools’ sports day taken in July 1963.

It is just one of many thousand of pictures taken by celebrated Morley photographer Leslie Overend who captured the town’s people at work and play for many years.

More of Leslie’s work can be seen by visiting www.leslieoverend.com.

A book featuring his work in the town between 1970 and 1979 is also available to buy priced £6.49.

A4 prints at £12.50 each can be ordered, along with the book, by visiting the website or by calling Stephen White on 07715 770236.