LOTUS, VICTORIA STREET SHOE FACTORY MID TO LATE 1930'S
This photograph belongs to Marilyn Ponting, her mother, Joan Bennett, is 2nd from the right front row.
Possibly Nora Collyer is front right, she married Harold Butcher of "Butchers The Sweet People" confectionary wholesalers.
2nd from the left standing is Vera Oldham.
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FEB 2018 UPDATE
Had an email from Steve Dolling,
"Hi Alan, the guy in the middle row with the black hair is Joe Charlton, please see attached"