1957: Glamour comes to Whitemans Green

Updated: Jul 12

Sussex Agricultural Express - Friday 09 August 1957

Glamour came to Cuckfield Donkey Derby Races on Monday, in the form of lovelies from the Windmill Theatre, London. And they had a race to themselves - the Windmill Sulky Championship, won by 17 year old Christine Fraser, seen here with her moke and the Cup.


For more on the Cuckfield donkey derby please follow the link:- https://www.cuckfieldconnections.org.uk/post/1957-windmill-girls-and-donkeys-at-whiteman-s-green-the-cuckfield-donkey-derby

and

https://www.cuckfieldconnections.org.uk/post/1992-how-and-why-cuckfield-became-an-independent-state-in-1966

Christine Fraser with Sandra Penders at Wivelsfield Green 1958
Moke - Another term for donkey