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From Pupil to Teacher: Sally...

From Pupil to Teacher: Sally...

Published: 01 June 2020

Emily

News, Story of Schools

In Part I Sally Stone recalled her childhood at West Burton School.  Here is Part II, where she reflects on returning to the school to be a teacher and headteacher.  The picture shows Sally with her four...

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A West Burton Childhood

A West Burton Childhood

Published: 26 May 2020

Emily

News, Story of Schools

Sally Stone has been a pupil, a teacher, a governor and a headteacher at West Burton School. She played a vital role in founding the Bainbridge-Askrigg-West Burton collaboration and is a wealth of information about the history and culture of the...

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An Evacuee Remembers...

An Evacuee Remembers...

Published: 14 May 2020

Emily

News, Story of Schools

Bill Martin was evacuated to Arkengarthdale School from Gateshead during World War II. Fifty years later he returned to the area to live with his wife Eileen. He has a tanned, open face, a gentle north-east accent and a mischievous twinkle in his...

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Exploring the Tale of The NASH...

Exploring the Tale of The NASH...

Published: 06 May 2020

Emily

News, Story of Schools

Back in February, Mark Cronfield of Fellfoss Theatre and Heather Hodgson, Education Officer for The Story of Schools, met with Emily from The NASH.  Mark, who is an experienced heritage theatre practitioner, will be running teacher-actor...

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Helen Marshall of The People’s...

Helen Marshall of The People’s...

Published: 20 March 2020

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Story of Schools

As part of this project digital artist Helen Marshall of The People’s Picture will be creating a photo mosaic made up of 1,000+ photos of Upper Dales schools/youth from the dawn of photography to the present day.  These images...

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