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Lively lads, Grey House, Plumtree school.

Lively lads, Grey House, Plumtree School, and it has suddenly dawned on me after all this time that that is in fact just what they were. It passed one by at the time but as time progressed and one left … Continue reading

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Characters and Teachers at Plumtree School.

Characters were endemic to this place, most of them as mad as March hares, Masters, boys, and a vast array of assorted hangers on. However, some were not, b’lieve it or not and made a welcome relief to this rather … Continue reading

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Another English Teacher.

A Spike Milligan type spoof on an old English teacher I had at school. Have been wanting to try something like this for awhile now but battle to find a site which will permit it. Well here goes.     … Continue reading

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Rugby, captains, and the old College of Knowledge.

Rugby and a visit to the old College of Knowledge. Rugby eh, now there is a sure fire way to find people trying to be ultra macho and tough, and don’t I know it? You see I have left the … Continue reading

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John, hey John, hey John.

John, we had three of them at Agricultural College. John, hey John, hey John? It can be a trite confusing when three people have the same Christian name can it not? Now being lively lads at Gwebi Agricultural College, (the … Continue reading

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Characters of Plumtree School.

Characters came in all stripes here whether teachers, boys, camp followers or many others. In actual fact it was a terrible place situated in desert like terrain on the South, South Western border of what was then known as Rhodesia … Continue reading

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