Sussex Police Photo Archive 1945
The Hastings Police Choir was formed during World War II and they gave their first performance at White Rock Pavilion in October 1944. They later made two BBC Radio broadcasts. This 1945 photo shows the choir under the direction of Mr H Vincent Batts LRAM FRCO giving one of their many performances in Alexandra Park.
Superintendent Britton sits with officers’ families at the Bexhill Children’s Christmas Party in 1945.