• Short Summary

    Controversy at Kidbrooke Comprehensive - Music teacher complains that school is too big!

  • Description

    Title reads: "BIG SCHOOL QUESTION FLARES UP".

    Kidbrooke, Greater London.

    L/S Kidbrooke Comprehensive School for girls. C/U sign. Various shots schoolgirls walking in the school. L/S girls walking up stairs in school. L/S school - modern design.

    Interior. Main hall assembly in progress. Various C/Us music teacher Joyce Lang being interviewed. She recently spoke out in press, complaining the school was too large to give the girls the attention they needed. She reasserts her complaint (natural sound).

    L/S girls in assembly standing. L/S Headmistress Miss Green leaving the hall. Various C/Us of Miss Green being interviewed. She disagrees with Joyce Lang (natural sound).

    Various shots two schoolgirls being interviewed. Both the girls disagree with Lang, they like the school. Various shots Mrs. Hill, the mother of a pupil. She says she is satisfied with the education her daughter is receiving.

    Note: letters from London County Council on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1786.15
    Media URN:
    55092
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:14:00 / 01:30:29:00
    Canister:
    65/4

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