[04-Dec-2018 06:54:35 UTC] PHP Fatal error: Call to undefined function add_action() in /home/johnmay/public_html/wp-content/themes/chosen/inc/customizer.php on line 4 Never let anyone tell you that young people are ill mannered… – Lead, follow and then get out of the way… Skip to content

Never let anyone tell you that young people are ill mannered…

To the headteacher of East London Science School…   
Dear David

On this warm and sunny Friday afternoon, I thought you might appreciate this short note as you get ready for the weekend.  

I have just shared a tube carriage with a party of your pupils who are on the way to the V&A for the afternoon. They were a real credit to your school – polite, sensible and smilingly enthusiastic about life. 

One young man, unprompted, stood up to offer me his seat – an extraordinarily kind gesture, particularly as IMHO I’m far from elderly. (Though to most teenagers, I know I do seem ancient.)
Anyway, I just felt you deserved to know what amazing young people you are leading – though I expect you know this already.  

With all my best wishes,

John — at The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

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