Open-air protest

17th October 1997 at 01:00
(Photograph) - Since Devon county council shut down their school bus service, primary children from Lustleigh, on the southern edge of Dartmoor, have been taking lessons amid trees (and next to a roll of honour of past May queens). Parents try to run a ferry service to the school in a nearby village, but when this is not possible, mother and trained teacher Jenny Webb gives them lessons in an orchard.

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