Memory Lane: A journey back through Hartlepool school memories

School, they say, provides the happiest days of our lives.

Thursday, 27th December 2018, 12:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 4:20 pm
Pupils Anthony Thornton and John Rafferty in 1990 with their finished front page of the school newspaper.

Well, was that true for you?

Today we look back at some memorable moments for pupils who attended Rift House Primary and Junior School, in Hartlepool.

Rift House Primary School cleaning staff with their 1994 bronze award.

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And judging by the many different activities captured in photographs over the years, the youngsters certainly had plenty put a smile on their faces.

Apart from the usual lessons, they not only had visits from some friendly looking police dogs and their handlers, they even produced their own newspaper.

What are your memories of Rift House School?

Police dog handlers Ian McDonald and Bob Dignen with school liaison officer PC Owen Clarke and pupils in 1991.
Pupils pick out their bulbs for planting around the school in 1989.