Boys from Montgomery High School return to a heros welcome after reaching the final of the Dallas Cup Soccer Tournament in Texas, 1983

Montgomery High School: Snapshot of school life as it marks 60 year anniversary

One of Blackpool’s largest high schools celebrated six decades this week.

Montgomery High School, in All Hallows Road, serves the community of Bispham and has done since 1959 when it was officially opened by Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery.
Delving into the archives revealed plenty of old photos of sports achievements, musical events and other special occasions. Are you in any of these photos or do you recognise anyone? It would be great to hear your memories - email claire.lark@jpimedia.co.uk

Blackpool footballer Alan Suddick presented certificates and trophies to pupils at Montgomery High School following a swimming gala
Blackpool footballer Alan Suddick presented certificates and trophies to pupils at Montgomery High School following a swimming gala
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Reginald Dixon MBE looks at an old 1920's gas light after opening the Montgomery Secondary School Staff and Parent Teachers Association. Also pictured are Mrs JL Rhodes and Mrs G Halliday
Reginald Dixon MBE looks at an old 1920's gas light after opening the Montgomery Secondary School Staff and Parent Teachers Association. Also pictured are Mrs JL Rhodes and Mrs G Halliday
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Gail Atkins, Sharon Denby, Dawn Hodgson and Beverley Drake, the schools league badminton champions, 1982
Gail Atkins, Sharon Denby, Dawn Hodgson and Beverley Drake, the schools league badminton champions, 1982
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Montgomery High School under 13s soccer team winners of the Evening Gazette Cup, May 1988
Montgomery High School under 13s soccer team winners of the Evening Gazette Cup, May 1988
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