NOSTALGIA: Alf takes top spot in Boston gurning contest in 1965

Meet Boston’s gurning champion of 1965 – Alf Upsall.

'Just a lark' ... gurning champion Alf Upsall.
'Just a lark' ... gurning champion Alf Upsall.

Alf won the title in the art of pulling a funny face at the town’s Hessle House.

“It was just a lark as far as I was concerned,” said Mr Upsall, of Fenside Road.

This was the second gurning contest to be staged at Hessle House.