A clique of girls in an English school wear a small yellow teddy bear on their uniform to signify that they have lost their virginity. Linda, the girls' leader, fears she may be pregnant from her window cleaner boyfriend, "Kinky", an aspiring pop singer. Desperate, and unable to confide in her parents, she must wrestle with her conscience and decide what course of action to take. Meanwhile, a concerned teacher learns the significance of the yellow teddy bears, and in trying to help the girls in question, puts her own career in jeopardy.
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Did You Know?
Writers Derek Ford
and Donald Ford
took the idea for their screenplay from a British newspaper story about a group of schoolgirls who advertised the loss of their virginity by wearing the gollywog brooches given away by Robertson's Jam. The change to teddy bears was made when the jam company refused to let their trademark be used. See more
Several actors are clearly seen to refer to "gollywogs". The offending word was replaced by "teddy bears" in post-production. See more
A Lover And His Lass
Music by Roger Quilter
Words by William Shakespeare
Sung by The Wimbledon Girls Choir See more