Nutbourne College, an old established, all-boys, boarding school is told that another school is to be billeted with due to wartime restrictions. The shock is that it's an all-girls school that has been sent. The two head teachers are soon battling for the upper hand with each other and the Ministry. But a crisis (or two) forces them to work together. Written by
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Did You Know?
There is a reference to 'Oliver Twist' when the students are served porridge and a young boy says "Please, sir, I don't want any more. No, sir!". See more
During the class change scene, the knob on the banister gets broken, but can be seen soon after as unbroken. See more
Please sir, I don't want any more.
The opening titles appear over drawings by Ronald Searle in the style of his St. Trinian's cartoons. See more
Featured in Joyce Grenfell 1910-1979