Bardney Gala helps to smash open new tennis court

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New tennis courts were officially opened in Bardney on the day of the village’s annual gala day in 1994.

A bout of good weather had prevailed on the day, which meant no-one could rain on the parade of the fun festivities taking place.

Pictured is Arthur Ridings (third left), development executive for the University of Lincolnshire project, who is handing over a commemorative plaque to parish council chairman Arthur Franklin, watched by, from left, Alex Ridings, Ron Deaton, John Turner, Ken Copeland, Ray Wass, Margaret Sankey, John Dooley, Molly Andrew and Andrew Bramley, all members of Bardney Parish Council.