Laying Ghosts An epidemic explored
It is 2016 and Class six is in its last year at Netherfield school. to help assess their future education path, the pupils have been given an exercise in historical research. This concentrates on the outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease, which ravaged Britain in 2001. In the course of their studies the children learn many things - some good, some bad, some surprising . Most of all , they learn a lot about them selves.
A work of fiction based around the events of 2001
Valley writers Betty Bone, David Cummings, John Gamblin, Ron Gray, Tina O Neil, Sandra Salmon , Eve Stockman