Jim Peters at Pollards Hill.

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1958
Area Pollards Hill
Copyright 1 Advertiser 6/06/1958
Picture Reference Mit_​People_​105-1
Original Format Photo
Notes / History
British Olympic athlete, Jim Peters, chats to youngsters at Pollards Hill Sports Day, 1958.

An acclaimed distance athlete, Jim revolutionised marathon running during the 1950s, creating world records on four separate occasions.

In 1954 Jim won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games.

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