New era for Coulter Primary School

Coulter Primary School open day marking end of school, Coulter'18/6/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison
Coulter Primary School open day marking end of school, Coulter'18/6/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

COULTER Primary School pupils and teachers bade a fond farewell to their old school – and celebrated its centenary – by opening the doors to former pupils, staff, parents and friends.

The original school was built in 1911 so there was a wealth of displays of old photographs and memorabilia that were enjoyed over coffee and cake.

Coulter Primary School open day marking end of school, Coulter'18/6/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

Coulter Primary School open day marking end of school, Coulter'18/6/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

The day was a huge success and included oldest former pupil, Donald Fell, entertaining the crowds with his many tales.

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