Herald archives 1951: Turning the clock back

Mr W Wrighton high above the rooftops in Aylesbury turning back the hands of time
Mr W Wrighton high above the rooftops in Aylesbury turning back the hands of time

The clocks go back today (Sunday), and we turn the clock back to 1951.

With the clocks going back we turn back the hands of time to this picture of Mr W Wrighton – and an equally brave photographer – scaling the heights of St Mary’s Parish Church in Aylesbury in 1951.

We also like the casual observer in the bottom left hand corner, early signs of health and safety?