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Pupils at Chester Zoo 1969

Don't climb into the bear pit, children! All the fun of the zoo, as Liverpool pupils visit the wildlife of Chester.

Amateur film 1969 4 mins Silent

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Remember your school trip to the zoo? This delightful colour film will bring back memories, as pupils from Major Lester primary school in Liverpool pay a visit to Chester Zoo. From elephants to prairie marmots, children meet the animals and have fun in the sun. And at the end of an entertaining day, teachers count their pupils back onto the coach - it wouldn't do to leave anyone behind...