The day the stars came to English Martyrs
It’s not often you get a VIP visitor to your school lessons.
But that was the treat that sixth form students at English Martyrs in Hartlepool enjoyed in October 1981.
Head teacher David Relton heard that his old school friend Bryan Marshall was starring at the Forum Theatre in Billingham.
David invited Bryan and his co-star Jill Gascoigne to come to the school and be interviewed by pupils for the school magazine.
It proved to be a memorable moment for students Sean Boyd and Kathrine Meggison who got to do the interview.
At the time, Bryan was famed for appearances in programmes such as... read more
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