1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Haywards Heath, The Recreation Ground c.1950

Neg. H252588


Caption for Haywards Heath, The Recreation Ground C1950

This is another view of the same cricket match. The two men in the foreground are wearing military uniforms and are engrossed in conversation. They could be comparing their relevant military experiences, as compulsory conscription had not yet been repealed. The gentleman wearing cricket whites, walking on the higher path away from the camera, could be one of the players.

Memories of Haywards Heath

More Building Use

As can be seen (also in 252002 & 252006), the 1930's "Psuedo Tudor" block on the corner then contained "Dewhursts" the multiple butchers, 2 (later 3) frontages for "Edward Hodges" an independent tailor and outfitter, then "Sussex Stationers" (manager Bruce Gillett?), The "Copper Kettle Cafe" (owned and run by Mr and Mrs ...Read full memory

A memory of Haywards Heath

Boltro Road Businesses

I remember from the mid 1970's I was planning to have a career as a Town Planner (ended up training as an RMN at St Francis) and was always writing studies on post war Haywards Heath. Needless to say, I was delighted to come accross the offices of the architect Douglas White who designed the very distinctive ...Read full memory

Baldock Family At Brook House

I've always heard stories of my granny, Margaret Baldock, growing up in Haywards Heath. Her father, Arthur Baldock, was the gardener at Brook House as well as the village photographer in the 1890's - early 1900's. I've been searching for some details about this - any thoughts? This looks like such beautiful ...Read full memory

A memory of Haywards Heath by lhaan

Southdown Bus Station And Clair Meadow

I used to play in the old Clair Meadow and remember the drinks machine which sold pink milk in a wax carton by the tree at the footpath entrance to 'the rec' on Perrymount Road which is still there...I spent many a happy afternoon there and remember well the lovely old green and cream buses going ...Read full memory

Added to your Shopping Basket

Your photo has been added to your Shopping Basket.

A Quick Reminder

We have lots of frame and mount options for your photo of Haywards Heath.

See your photo framed or mounted

Embed This Photo


You may copy this code to your website or blog to display this photo.
Learn more.

By using this service you agree to our terms and conditions of use.
Strictly for non-commercial use. Commercial users contact us.

More about Print Only, Framed and Mounted Prints

Available in a wide variety of sizes, along with many options, we'll have the finish you want and if not - please ask, we make everything to order and can offer a fully bespoke service, if required.

More about Canvas Prints

Available from 16"x10" up to a wall-filling 60"x38", canvas prints make a real impact and bring the photo you choose to life. Bespoke sizes available upon request.

More about Presentation Frames

If you want to give a gift with real significance, that will be treasured for years to come, then have this photo framed - with a personal inscription to commemorate the day and event!

You have a maximum of three lines and 200 characters to use for your own message. This message always appears in addition to the title on a print.

Use this photo

More about our Home Decor Products

  • Window Blinds

    Now available as stunning, custom-printed window blinds in a choice of materials. Printed and made-to-measure just for you, this is what your windows have been waiting for!

    More Information
  • Wallpaper

    Transform a wall and travel back in time with one of our photos printed directly onto wallpaper. Supplied in rolls with all instructions and available in any width from 500mm.

    More Information

More About Window Blinds

Frith photos are now available printed direct onto made-to-measure window blinds and available in either a semi-transparent or blackout fabric finish and fully customisable to fit your window and decor at home.

  • Individually printed to order!
  • Custom-fitted to your dimensions, from 500mm to 2000mm
  • Available in two fabrics: 'Semi-Transparent' or 'Blackout'
Use this photo

More About Wallpaper

The quality of most Frith photos is so good they can be enlarged to create wall sized enlargements! A wall filled with a single photograph has enormous impact and it's easy to achieve.

  • Individually printed to order!
  • Custom-fitted to your dimensions, from 500mm
Create Wallpaper!

Other Gifts Personalised With This Photo

  • Calendar

    Use this photo in a personalised calendar. Choose a start month, add personal messages to each month.

    See More
  • Tea Towel

    Make the drying up more enjoyable by having this photo printed on a British-made, high quality, 100% cotton tea towel!

    See More
  • Jigsaw

    Use this photo in a high-quality personalised nostalgic 500-piece jigsaw.

    See More
  • Gift Card

    Offered in a range of values, Gift Cards make ideal presents. Sent by email or by post.

    See More

More about our Calendars

Design your own unique calendar. Choose a different photo and add a personal message for each month, starting on any month you wish. You can't get more personal than that!

  • Individually printed to order!
  • Available in 2 designs: 'Appointment' or 'Wall Planner'
Start Creating a Calendar!

More about Image Optimisation

All our photos are printed as optimised versions of their originals, this process can take anything from 15 minutes to several hours. This ensures that the product you get shows the true quality that Frith photos are renowned for.

Example of image retouching

More Info
We've put together a document explaining in depth what has happened to your photograph prior to it being dispatched. If you want to read more information about this subject, please click here.