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The Pied Piper 1978

Remember this production?

1978 Pied Piper
1970s The Pied Piper production
1975 Messer retirement playground
1975 Mr Messer retirement

Former pupil Peter Preece contacted the Archive after seeing the Dashwood book. It was great to hear that he appears in the book – in the photo on page 35, marking the retirement of Mr Messer, the caretaker. Peter is in the middle wearing the purple jumper. Do you know any of the other faces – or those in the second picture with Mr Messer?

Peter also said he had played a character in a production of the Pied Piper – and he wondered, did we have any pictures of the production in the archive? I found a few, but sadly they didn’t show Peter’s character. But maybe you recognise some of the other people – do let us know if so.