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St Mark's School, Newtown


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Photo: betty juckes nee ashurst
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Item #: 8134
miss webster english teacher.photo taken on trip to liverpool 1968.

Comment by: Carol on 20th January 2009 at 09:42

great photo Betty.... sadly Mrs Webster died quite a few years ago.Miss Liptrot died last year 90 yrs plus.....

Comment by: Audrey Burgess nee Wilcock on 21st April 2009 at 14:03

Was Mrs Webster Miss Wilcock before she married? she was a brilliant teacher and a lovely person, I enjoyed every one of her lessons.

Comment by: Linda Townley (Henry) on 21st August 2009 at 23:00

Was Mrs Webster the History Teacher ne Turner?

Comment by: Jean Smith (nee Gaskell) on 25th August 2009 at 11:07

Mrs Webster was Miss Wilcock before she married. She actually got married whilst i was at St Mark's School which was 1959-1963. She also taught Drama, she scripted some very good plays in which pupils took part.

Comment by: carol on 22nd September 2009 at 21:50

She taught English when I was there...

Comment by: edith birch on 12th April 2011 at 18:48

she taught me english

Comment by: shirley hill on 7th September 2011 at 03:40

Miss Webster I loved her thought she was a great English teacher just seen a comment from Edith Birch in my class

Comment by: edith birch on 31st October 2011 at 20:05

shirley green in my class at school where r u now

Comment by: eileen gregory on 24th February 2012 at 16:25

miss wilcox great english teacher

Comment by: Claire Webster on 30th April 2012 at 15:33

I've never seen this photograph before, so 'thank you' for posting it! Eileen was my mum and I think she had me while she was still teaching at St. Mark's. She was very, very fond of that school and the girls whom she taught and it's lovely to read such kind comments about her.

Comment by: Glennis Aspinall on 18th February 2013 at 16:43

Mrs Webster taught me English (1962- 1965). Although I didn't like my time at this school, Mrs Webster was exceptional! She had a love of English and drama and I enjoyed ever lesson she ever gave. She inspired me to write, something I do to this day. I was so lucky to have this great teacher.
Thank you Mrs Webster. You were the best!
p.s. love the trendy coat!

Comment by: audrey on 28th March 2013 at 16:01

Is that Eileen Gregory from Pemberton.

Comment by: janet pimblett on 13th March 2014 at 12:11

loved Miss Webster,she taught me drama and I was in a few of her plays,I was known as Janet Birmingham then

Comment by: June on 27th December 2014 at 23:35

A lovely teacher, the only one who encouraged me, which showed in my last exam results,even I was pleased.

Comment by: Audrey on 17th April 2017 at 20:18

What has happened to this thread there is lots more to be said so come on Carol, Edith Birch and Eileen Gregory lets have more.

Comment by: Janet Bunyan (nee Glaister) on 6th May 2017 at 14:35

Mrs Webster taught me English. I loved her. She was so kind and always smiling. I was at St Marks between 1965-68 and I knew Audrey Banks, Jean Coleman, Ann Grice, Kathleen Winstanley, Susan Halliwell, Megan Hopkins. Does anyone remember me?

Comment by: Margaret Bailey nee Ryding on 8th July 2020 at 21:12

Mrs Webster was my favourite teacher. She taught us English and Drama. She encouraged my love of books and also the English language

Comment by: Valerie Spotswood nee Johnson on 10th August 2021 at 22:11

Mrs Webster was an inspirational teacher. I loved her lesson. It was because of her that I went on to study English at university and became a teacher of English. I was at St. Mark’s 1963 - 67.

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