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Headmaster resigns after death of students

Title
Headmaster resigns after death of students
Genre
Interview
TX Date
29 Jul 1985
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:03:34
Description
Interview with former headmaster of Stoke Poges Middle School, Buckinghamshire, Alec Askew, following the announcement of his resignation after four boys drowned on a school trip while exploring rocks near Lands End. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Alec Askew
Keywords
Deaths; Teachers; Cornwall; Buckinghamshire; Resignation (employee); Schoolchildren; Accidental death; School visits; Stoke Poges Middle School; Middle schools; Lands End

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