School celebrates 50 years of Redditch new town

PUPILS and staff from St Thomas More Catholic First School celebrated 50 years of Redditch new town on Friday, June 13.

Everyone dressed up in 1960s clothes and a  tree was planted in the school grounds by four generations of the Wilson/Hicks family.  50 balloons were also released while the children made a giant number 50 on the school field.

Members of the teaching staff’s families came into school and talked to the children about Redditch before the new town was developed. 

In the afternoon the new reception children’s playground was officially opened and a street party was held.

Comments

Post a comment

Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms. Do not post anything that is false, abusive or malicious. If you wish to complain, please use the ‘report this post’ link.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree