Tag Archives: Friendship

Wilma and the Wild One

Plot

Wilma Simpson was a shy girl and her parents sent her to Windrush school in the hopes that she would gain self confidence there. Wilma found life at the school hard but she made a friend in Lorne, a wild girl who lived on the nearby moors.

Notes

Appeared

  • Wilma and the Wild One – Judy: #746 (27 April 1974) – #760 (3 August 1974)

Cressie on Cruise

Plot

A school cruise excites her other classmates but Cressie Collins is apprehensive. Her friends help her get over her homesickness but not everything goes smoothly on the cruise. Cressie can cause problems by being impulsive luckily her friend May Hatton who was more sensitive, helps her gets out of tricky situations.

Notes

  • Text story

Appeared

  • Cressie on Cruise (text story) – Judy: #692 (14 April 1973) – #699 (2 June 1973)

No Friends for Fran

Plot

Sally Lenton had just moved to the village of Hollybrook. Whilst exploring, she went to the grounds of Denby house and spotted an unhappy girl at the window. She found out the girl was Fran Halliday and her mother kept her a prisoner because she was afraid Fran may catch a dreadful disease and die like her elder sister did. Mrs Halliday agreed Sally could be friends with Fran on the condition she could not ever leave Denby house, as she didn’t want her to bring any germs in. With the help of Mrs Gill the housekeeper, Sally sneaks back to her mother and with her agreement, she goes back to Fran to stay for the school holidays.

Notes

  • Art: Terry Aspin

Appeared

  • No Friends for Fran – Suzy: #84 (14 April 1984) – #93 (16 June 1984)

Ace All-Alone

Plot

Tennis ace Sharon Randall was absolutely obsessed with the game, but her friends Nikki and Jess didn’t share her fascination. They tried to interest Sharon in other things but she found it hard to appreciate anything which didn’t involve tennis and usually ended up on her own…

Notes

  • Photo story

Appeared

  • Ace All-Alone – Suzy: #245 (16 May 1987) – #249 (13 June 1987)