T. P. Riley Comprehensive School

T. P. Riley Community School was originally a Technical High School located in Bloxwich, West Midlands, England.wikipedia
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Noddy Holder

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Famous pupils at T. P. Riley include Noddy Holder, who became the lead singer of Slade, Adrian Smith (National Hunt racing jockey) and Garry Newman, developer of the game Garry's Mod and owner of Facepunch Studios.
He then attended the new T. P. Riley Comprehensive School and passed six GCE O-level exams.

Bloxwich

T. P. Riley Community School was originally a Technical High School located in Bloxwich, West Midlands, England.
T. P. Riley Comprehensive School

Walsall Academy

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Demolition work at T.P Riley began towards the end of 2001 and lessons were taught in Portakabin buildings until the new school, known as Walsall Academy, was opened in September 2003.
Built on the site of the former T. P. Riley Comprehensive School, it cost £23 million.

West Midlands (county)

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T. P. Riley Community School was originally a Technical High School located in Bloxwich, West Midlands, England.

Slade

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Famous pupils at T. P. Riley include Noddy Holder, who became the lead singer of Slade, Adrian Smith (National Hunt racing jockey) and Garry Newman, developer of the game Garry's Mod and owner of Facepunch Studios.

National Hunt racing

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Famous pupils at T. P. Riley include Noddy Holder, who became the lead singer of Slade, Adrian Smith (National Hunt racing jockey) and Garry Newman, developer of the game Garry's Mod and owner of Facepunch Studios.

Garry's Mod

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Famous pupils at T. P. Riley include Noddy Holder, who became the lead singer of Slade, Adrian Smith (National Hunt racing jockey) and Garry Newman, developer of the game Garry's Mod and owner of Facepunch Studios.

Facepunch Studios

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Famous pupils at T. P. Riley include Noddy Holder, who became the lead singer of Slade, Adrian Smith (National Hunt racing jockey) and Garry Newman, developer of the game Garry's Mod and owner of Facepunch Studios.

Piraeus

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The school received news coverage in October 1988 when one of the school's history teachers, Bernard Butt (aged 44), was killed on a cruise ship after it sank following a collision with a freighter near Piraeus in Greece during a school trip journey.

Streetly

One student from a nearby school in Streetly and two Greek seamen also died.

Portable building

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Demolition work at T.P Riley began towards the end of 2001 and lessons were taught in Portakabin buildings until the new school, known as Walsall Academy, was opened in September 2003.

Walsall

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Noddy Holder MBE (born 1946 in Caldmore) musician and actor, lead singer and guitarist in glam rock band Slade, attended T.P. Riley Comprehensive School in Bloxwich and became a Freeman of the borough of Walsall in 2014.