They knew their onions

Big vegetables on show - Memory Lane.
Big vegetables on show - Memory Lane.

IT’s fairly safe to say that this lot probably knew their onions.

Our first photograph in this week’s Memory Lane shows people showing off their best vegetables — and a pumpkin.

We know it’s a competition in Belper, but we need your help to find out more.

Despite our best efforts, we couldn’t quite make out what it says on the badges that are pinned to the chests of three of the people in the picture.

Perhaps you are in the snap, or maybe you recognise someone in it? Or maybe you recognise the venue?

If you can fill in some of the blanks, please get in touch on 01773 514153, or send an email to

Meanwhile, one reader has spotted herself in one of our Memory Lane snaps.

Nicola Mitchell says she was Minnie Mouse on a Belper Leisure Centre carnival float!