A History of Meldreth School, 1970 - 1979
In this decade ...
June 1973 - the caretaker’s house at 16 Howard Road was passed back to the local authority.
September 1978 - the school house (which up until then had been the headteacher’s residence) was officially passed to the caretaker
Poor conditions at the school persisted with flooding, burst/leaking pipes, an oil shortage and storm damage.