Inspirational young Havering people receive Jack Petchey awards
PUBLISHED: 08:16 18 November 2015 | UPDATED: 09:39 18 November 2015
Inspirational young Havering people took a bow at last night’s Jack Petchey schools achievement awards.
Jack Petchey Awards - Havering Tuesday
Prize winners from Bower Park School
Prize winners from Campion School
Prize winners from Dycorts School
Prize winners from Hall Mead School
Prize winners from Havering College of Further and Higher Education
Prize winners from Marshalls Park School
Prize winners from Redden Court School
Prize winners from Romford Town Swimming Club
Prize winners from Royal Liberty School for Boys
Prize winners from Sacred Heart of Mary Grils School
Prize winners from The Albany School
Prize winners from The Chafford School
Ninety nine students from 10 schools, one college and a swimming club received their Petchey medals at The Queen’s Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch.
Mayor of Havering Cllr Brian Eagling was pictured with the students and leaders after they were presented with their awards by Insp Claire McCarthy and Recorder editor Chris Carter.
Cllr Eagling told the students: “Your journey to achieve may not end this evening – it’s only just begun.”
The schools taking part in the first of two presentation evenings were: Dycorts, Hall Mead, Marshalls Park, The Albany, The Campion, Bower Park, Royal Liberty, The Chafford, Sacred Heart and Redden Court. Students from Havering College and Romford Swimming Club also received awards.
Entertainment was provided by students from Redden Court and The Campion schools.
The second presentation will take place tonight at Queen’s.
See Friday’s Recorder for pictures of all the winners and reports of the two award nights.