Item BCA - 2018.1545 - Wood Green school bus crash Feb 1st 1972

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BCA - 2018.1545


Wood Green school bus crash Feb 1st 1972


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pdf of 5 newspaper cuttings

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The school bus was nearly home on an icy road when it crashed into an empty school bus travelling in the opposite direction at Hoppy's corner. Gary Gerhardt from Bampton and Gary John Hawkins from Clanfield. School prefects Susan Taylor and Margaret Gascoigne were praised for the way they took care of fellow pupils despite their own injuries.

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