Rye Characters of the 1960s

All the best people live in Rye

Some of the great Rye Characters from the 1960s – Some still with us – others gone but never forgotten.

Football teams, scouts, Cyclists, mayoring money, banquet at The George.


Mayoring Day Rye 1968


Rye Athletic 1970


Jim Sargent



George Taylor, Terry Spencer, Bernard Clark, Mick Avery, Roy Stubberfield, Greg Southerden and so many more.

And we are only touching the tip of the iceberg. There are thousands and thousands of pictures from the 1960s and 70s.  in the Rye’s Own negative files. There are many more in the April 2017 issue of Rye’s Own and there will be more to follow in the months to come. If you have a favourite person from that period, send a request and we will do our best to find pictures and post them on our website and in the magazine.

Pictures will enlarge …

Rye’s Own Bulletin Saturday 25 April 2017

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