Scene: Sent Away from Home

From Broadcast for
Jump to: navigation, search
started24th Feb 1972
last rpt1st Nov 1973
3 school years
duration20 mins
subject ⚖️Citizenship
age rangeAge 13-16
languageenIn English

"Narrator" is not in the list (Archive footage, Studio based, Location, Puppets, Model animation, Drawn animation, 3D animation) of allowed values for the "Visual content" property.

SceneHierarchyPrevious.gifPrevious unit: A Grim Job Next unit: Bank Holiday HierarchyNext.gif
Scene documentariesHierarchyPrevious.gifPrevious documentary: A Grim Job Next documentary: The Police and You HierarchyNext.gif

Sent Away from Home is an episode of the BBC schools TV series Scene from the 1970s, covering citizenship for secondary school pupils.

The second of two documentaries about life during the Second World War, this programme focusses on the experiences of children in wartime including evacuation and school life. The actor Michael Caine discusses his experience.

==In the archive==

Exists. This programme is preserved in the BBC archives.


  • Spring 1972
  • Autumn 1973

Related programmes


Want more on this programme?

This site attempts to cover thousands of programmes and it will take ages to update them all. If you would like to see this one updated soon please click on the star to 'vote' for it and I will do my best to prioritise it!

Voting is anonymous and you can vote for as many programmes as you like. The number in the box above shows how many people have already voted for this programme. You can also see a list of all the votes so far.

More Programmes

Cookies help this website deliver its services. By using these services, you agree to the use of cookies.