Jun 22, 2007Hormead Church of England Infant and Junior School
This was my school from age 4½ to 11.
When I joined this was the only building – The school was extended in 1964/’65. Originally there was a huge divider that could be pulled across to split the room in two.
The heating was provided by pot-bellied coal stoves. I still remember the disgusting taste of school milk defrosted for too long by the stoves. I also remember sitting on those steps knitting a jumper for my teddy bear…