Parents buy school at Willesden Green, London.
Willesden Green, London.
Various shots of school mini bus arriving outside the school in the snow, children get out the bus and enter school - this is a mixed school. Various shots inside school classroom. The headmistress Mrs Summers talks with parents of the school children. After she has finished the parents make a move and get their cheque books out to write checks. BCU. Hand writing out cheque. Various shots of Mr Summers, husband of the headmistress, unfolding a table from the wall and the children come in to sit around it to drink their milk. MS. Children drinking milk from bottles. MS. Work going on in school kitchen. MS. Mrs Summers taking a class. Various shots of the children in the classroom during lesson. Various shots of the school children entering school and hanging up their clothes in hallway. GV. The school which is really a large house that has been converted. MCU. Sign outside school 'St. Helen's School'. Various shots in living room of a house. Mr and Mrs Coleman look at holiday books while their children get on with homework. Various shots of the furniture being moved out of the Coleman house into the school. CU. Goldfish in a bowl. MS. Mr Summers fixing notice board outside school. Various shots of the Colemans having a word with their bank manager about getting a loan to buy the school. Various shots of Colemans leaving the bank. The manager waves goodbye, they have got the loan.
Date found in the old record - 12/02/1963.