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World War 2 broke out, Flatly seized the opportunity to single-handedly close the N&T wing, so lhat it could be utilised as a storage facility for the tonnes of shrapnel yet to be used on the front line.

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World War 2 broke out, Flatly seized the opportunity to single-handedly close the N&T wing, so lhat it could be utilised as a storage facility for the tonnes of shrapnel yet to be used on the front line. Sadly, this plan backfired, the - weight of Ihe shrapnel causing the wing to crash down into the forgotten network of gold mines below. The crater was subsequently concreted over to create the tennis courts. This turned out to be a boon for the school, which went on to produce many Wimbledon champions, the names of whom are too numerous to mention here.

The school was hit hard by the economic situation, with the rationing of fun crippling morale, and with alcohol in short supply the students turned to engine oil and cough

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exam resulis. Following this, New Scientist magazine ran a piece declaring "Altitude-Aided-Learning is bogus, man", bringing about the end of the era of the High School.

In 1965, the incumbent headmaster, Richard O'Brian, whose only notable achievement was the construction of the ill-fated Crystal Maze in the West Quad, was overthrown and a commune set up by the 6th Form in the canteen, which lasted until Ms Caille joined the staff in J9$}. Rebellious hijinx of this kind were never seen again. Tjeither, for that matter, were the 6th Formers.


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The most noteworthy point of his illuslrious career thus far has been the organisation of the Centenary celebrations, which were only slightly marred when the digging for the Centenary time capsule revealed an ancient native American expatriate's burial ground, invoking a terrible ~ curse on the school. So terrible, in fact, that mere mention of its effects can drive a man insane at 400 paces.

Ancient curses not withstanding, the school looks set to carry on as it always has... as long as that Nostradamus prediction doesn't come true. And that planned motorway bypass is cancelled. Oh, and that no-one finds out about what's really in the canteen's burgers.

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