The ladies team was placed third while the seniors and juniors occupied fifth and sixth places respectively.
Len comfortably won the long jump with a distance of 22ft. 2 in. and then went on the win the 100 yards sprint from a good class field in 10 seconds dead. It was his first competitive sprint of the season. Margaret Collings also did well in taking second place in both high and long jumps with leaps of over 4ft. 6 ins. and 17ft. respectively.
Other places were obtained by Ray Owen, second in the senior discus, while third places were obtained by Brenda Humphries, in the ladies' discus, Carl Gee senior javelin and Matt Smith, senior high jump.
Although Phil Morant and Alan Clarke had not had sufficient training to expect a fast time, both runners ran pluckily and Clark was successful in finishing the course in 3 hours 40 minutes. Morant had to retire at 14 miles owing to muscle trouble.