It's never too late

13th September 1996 at 01:00
(Photograph) - It's never too late: at the age of 91, Tom Barthorpe, who is partially sighted and hearing impaired, has passed his German A-level which he sat at the Stradbroke Centre of Sheffield College. A language student for the past 16 years, he is reckoned to be the oldest student to make the grade

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