Student protest

Scope and Content

Records regarding the student protest against the Guildford School of Art. Complaints were that the quality of education was low, and there are demands for greater control over their education. Records include a collection of press cuttings from the Surrey Advertiser, Surrey Herald, and Surrey and Hants, including staff protest, support for sacked staff, calls for inquiry into Art School, sit in protests, leaflets urging school leavers not to join the Guildford School of Art; statement by the Governors of Guildford School of Art; statement from the Guildford School of Art student action committee