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So Long to Learn

First transmitted in 1957, So Long to Learn tells the story of a boatload of students from rival colleges in Battersea and Chelsea on a summer outing on the Thames. The title is part of a Chaucer quotation: 'The life is so short, the craft so long to learn.'

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 13 Sep 1957 20:00
BBC Television Service


Role Contributor
ProducerRex Moorfoot
WriterMichael Orrom
Camera OperatorKenneth Westbury
Visual EditorVictor Stocker