• Short Summary

    West Indian teacher Yvonne Conolly with children at Ring Cross Infant School in Highbury.

  • Description

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    Islington, London.

    At Ring Cross Infant School in Highbury we see various shots of "London's first West Indian teacher", Mrs Yvonne Conolly, teaching children in assembly and in a classroom. The school has 50% white and 50% ethnic / immigrant children.

    Nice shots of children playing with plasticine, weighing beads and looking at books in the classroom. Commentator tells us Mrs Conolly took over the headship of the school a few weeks ago. Brief shots of children playing together in playground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2093.14
    Media URN:
    57119
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:40:00 / 01:18:33:00
    Canister:
    69/16

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