Title ID 8229Collection ID799
Title[Pestalozzi News Item: Anniversary [?]]
Genre/TypeProfessionalTelevision companyNon-fictionNewsreel/News
ThemeUrban Life
KeywordsBroadcasting Charities Children Dance Youth Youth Organizations National Dress
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionBBC South East
FormatColour Sound
Duration4min. 1sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A BBC South East news item about the 30th birthday of the Pestalozzi village at Sedlescombe, Sussex. Reporter Robin Gibson interviews staff and children from Pestalozzi about life at the village.


The presenter, sitting behind a desk in the South East news studio introduces a news item about the 30th birthday of the Pestalozzi village at Sedlescombe. A report from Robin Gibson at the village follows. Shots of children dancing, before an interview with Alan Hatter who talks about the nationalities of the children. Shots of children involved in village activities. A female staff member (?) talks about the selection process, before shots from inside the Tibetan national house where a housemother is cooking food. Robin Gibson conducts an interview with a boy who talks about his experiences of life at Pestalozzi. Another interview is conducted with a Nepalese girl who talks about her career ambitions. Back in the studio, the presenter concludes the report by wishing Pestalozzi a happy birthday.