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by Twothirtytwo
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Hertford Memories
Topic: Television
Replies: 1
Views: 624

Television

The new BBC 'War and Peace' reminds me of the 'great privilege' for seniors to be able to watch the television in either the housemistress's study (if she had a TV) or in the Headmistress's house. Miss Tucker loved having the Upper and Senior VIth crowded around her telly... and it was colour! Endle...
by Twothirtytwo
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:25 pm
Forum: Hertford Memories
Topic: End of term
Replies: 22
Views: 4414

Re: End of term

Holly Burning. Great tradition. Just looking through all the posts. We in 2s certainly used the fireplaces in the Day Room It was a Big Event, much anticipated at the end of the Christmas term. In 2s we (seniors) also decorated the Day Room one evening about a week before Christmas after the juniors...
by Twothirtytwo
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:16 pm
Forum: Hertford Memories
Topic: Sin Bin? Science Block Basement
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Sin Bin? Science Block Basement

Does anyone remember the basement rooms we were finally allowed to use to listen to music? We were allowed to decorate them ourselves - daring hand prints, silver foil. We sat down there in the dark listening to music on the gramophone. LPs and 45s. Led Zeppelin, the Doors and..... Space Oddity. The...
by Twothirtytwo
Tue Nov 11, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: Hertford Memories
Topic: End of term
Replies: 22
Views: 4414

End of term

I've been absent from this for some long time, and have reregistered under new name etc. as I have changed email and forgotten the old user name. BUT, prompted by all the remembrance cover, I recalled that in Twos we all got together at the end of each term, in the day room, in a circle, all 36 or s...