The School on the Gurnos

Showing as part of the How Wales Works season. Filmed at Goetre Primary School on the Gurnos estate, Merthyr Tydfil, the programme follows the charismatic head teacher, Denise Morgan MBE, in her final term after nearly 30 years at the school.

The school has to confront drug use on the estate

Head teacher Denise Morgan and her staff are shocked to discover two drug addicts injecting themselves in full view of the young pupils walking to school on the Gurnos estate.

  • Client: BBC ONE Wales
  • Year: 2015
  • Director: Molly-Anna Woods
  • Producer: Molly-Anna Woods
  • Executive Producer: Tim Rees
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