Jeremy Forrest arriving at Lewes Crown Court
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Jeremy Forrest trial: Pupil tells of classroom kiss

A schoolgirl allegedly abducted and taken to France by a teacher has told a court they first kissed in a classroom.

The girl, who is now aged 16 and cannot be named, said she was 14 at the time of the kiss at Bishop Bell C of E School in Eastbourne, East Sussex.

The jury was played video of a police interview where she said married Jeremy Forrest knew he could go to prison but told her "I really want to kiss you".

Duncan Kennedy reports.

  • 12 Jun 2013
Go to next video: Teacher 'fled to France with pupil'