Jane Angus | Learning Zone

Jane Angus, aged just 12, tells us how she was caught stealing a basket from a passenger at Greenock railway station. Jane was sentenced to 10 days in prison and then sent to a reformatory school for 5 years.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 7'13''
  • Broadcast year: 2013
Curriculum Connection
  • History | British history beyond 1066

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Learning Zone
  • Episode: Victorian Villains