No-gun rule at primary school, Congleton, Cheshire, March 1966.
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'Stephen Byrom (7), points out the rule: "We have a new school rule. All guns are prohibited in St James's Infants School". Head mistress Mrs Eve Shannassey said: "I just saw one boy with a toy gun which fired ball-bearings. Schools are not the place for