BUTLINS SKEGNESS 1977
Redcoat Steve Hackworth

STEVE HACKWORTH

MISS Che Che COMPETITION

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That No.2 looks like my type.

Making them laugh is a good sign

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That No.24 doesn't trust me round the back.

I'll stick with these three.

MISS ChiChi COMPETITION

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I think he's taken on a bit too much here.

He's hardly doing better with this one.

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At least this one is off the ground.

She's up - but she ain't happy.

GUEST COMMITTEES

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Here's me running the escape committee.

DONKEY DERBY

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It's fine to lead a donkey from the side ...

... but never stand in front when they are about to bolt.

HAPPY FAMILIES

MOTHER and DAUGHTER

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Me and Sandy at a swingers' party.
Don't know who Doc ended up with.

WHO??  STEVE

BALLROOM GAMES

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You at the end - stay behind after class!

Me teaching Arsenal player Martin Keown how to kick a ball.

JANE COMPETITION

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Thank heaven, for little girls ....

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... for little girls get bigger every day. (They're now all in their forties).

(Pictured top right: JULIE and WHO?? Bottom Right: BOB and  BRIAN SAXON

KNOBBLY KNEES

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Now you know why men wear long trousers.

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MISS ELEGANCE for 14 and 15 year olds

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I told you 'Little girls get bigger every day.'

DONKEY DERBY

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Lining up with the 'Owners and Jockeys'
[Pictured right:  DOC, WHO??, STEVE]

POP VOCAL COMPETITION

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Chief Hostess DOROTHY DANIELS presenting certificates to the winners of the Pop Vocal competition,
in the Pig & Whistle bar

HOLIDAY PRINCESS

MISS SHE

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Guess what I'm thinking!
Empress Ballroom

If you want to get ahead - get a hat.
A very rare shot of Redcoat Lifeguard JOE TAYLOR (right)

SPORTS DAY

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Just giving my fans, a treat by parading in front of them.

Doc and I were just chatting up these girls when - woosh - they all legged it.

JUNIOR TARZAN

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I don't think the one sucking his thumb won.

MASTER MOD for 14 and 15 year olds

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SANDY, STEVE, DOROTHY

STEVE,  BOB

TUG O' WAR

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I think I've pulled.

... so do they.

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Someone mentioned war, so I surrendered - just in case.

With thanks to STEVE HACKWORTH for sharing these unique photos, and supplying the names.

[Captions by 'A.J' Marriot]

See also:

1977 SKEGNESS REDCOAT PARTY

1977 SKEGNESS REDCOAT TEAM

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