The Stores was run by the redoubtable Joe Holmes who was in fierce competition with Chris Lewin down the lane at the Post Office. In summer the price of local tomatoes reached bargain levels! More photos of Yealand in the 50s may be found at http://www.rfaaplymouth.org/Family_Album/gallery/index.php
I lived in Yealand from 1947-52 when I came here to New Zealand with friends at the age of 17. Having little educaton and the war years I decided to come to New Zealand to farm. I attended the Yealand school and then left to work for John Wilson on his farm. Those years are most memorable and I have (...Read full memory)
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