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Nelson Mandela death: Betty Campbell's memories of meeting

The first black head teacher in Wales has spoken of the time she met Nelson Mandela.

Anti-apartheid supporter Betty Campbell, 73, from Butetown in Cardiff was a member of the Commission for Racial Equality.

She campaigned in the 1950s and eventually took her son to meet the former South African president, who died on Thursday.

Ms Campbell spoke to Mai Davies.

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  • 06 Dec 2013
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