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Banstead Village

Banstead High Street
The Banstead Image Library
Banstead High Street

This card, looking east from the street outside the present–day Baptist Church, was posted in 1910. The message reads: “This is what they are pleased to call the High Street its the only one there is. Do you see the bobby coming up to scratch? When I saw him ‘Away I raced with a kipper round my waist’. “
Can ayone shed light on these phrases?
Picture added on 04 August 2011 at 13:50
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