Tynemouth Police The New Look 1948

The new look was the replacement of high neck tunics with “collar and tie”.

Photo of Tynemouth police marching in 1948 with new look collar and tie uniformsIn this photograph the policemen of Tynemouth Force are marching from a drill parade at King Edward’s School to the Town Hall in North Shields during an inspection by Her Majesty’s Inspector of Constabulary. The ‘new look’ was the replacement of high neck tunics with ‘collar and tie’ uniforms.

 

 

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