A photograph and part of a newspaper clipping describing the threatened closure of the school in 1965.
The date of the threatened closure was 12th April 1965.
A Mr Power called the head to say that the Education Committee had decided on closure ASAP and the pupils would be sent to Hornsea Primary school.
After some protest on the 20th October 1965, it was decided that since Withernwick was a growing village that the school would not close for the time being.
Mrs Cherry is Mary Cherry the husband of John Cherry who was the son of Mrs Cherry.
Mrs A Harsley is probably Mrs A E Harlsey, who's son Arthur is named on the village War Memorial - click here.
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