"Blinkin" Nora, you"re going to be an easy target, lad"

"Blinkin" Nora, you"re going to be an easy target, lad"

“Blinkin” Nora, you”re going to be an easy target, lad”: Teacher recalls first greeting at village school in enchanting memoir

9:16 AM on 18th July 2011

Sharp learning curve: Author and ex-teacher Andy Seed, who wrote All Teachers Great And Small, his memoirs working at a school in the Yorkshire Dales

Sharp learning curve: Author and ex-teacher Andy Seed, who wrote All Teachers Great And Small, his memoirs working at a school in the Yorkshire Dales

Being accepted: Starting at a new school and trying to make new friends can be daunting... for teachers as well

Being accepted: Starting at a new school and trying to make new friends can be daunting… for teachers as well

 Funny and moving: Seed

Funny and moving: Seed”s recollections of his students form the basis of his memoirs

Children can be cruel: Seed learned that the interaction between children can be as mischievous as the interaction between teachers

Children can be cruel: Seed learned that the interaction between children can be as mischievous as the interaction between teachers