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Upminster primary school’s football teams hit a winning streak

PUBLISHED: 16:00 11 May 2017 | UPDATED: 23:21 13 May 2017

Branfil girls team

Branfil girls team

A primary school had much to celebrate last week when two teams enjoyed sporting success.

Branfil boys cup winnersBranfil boys cup winners

Branfil Primary School’s boys and girls football teams came out top at the Havering League Cup Final at Wykeham Primary School, Rainsford Way, Hornchurch, on Friday, May 5.

Both teams were praised for making the school community at Cedar Avenue, Upminster, proud with their double delight.

“It’s been a fantastic season,” said teacher Laura Bain.

The boys also won the Havering district league cup on Tuesday, May 2, where the girls came runners up, and the district six-a-side cup in October, last year.

Teaching assistant Malcom Edwards said: “I am extremely proud of the boys, to do the treble is a fantastic achievement.”

Ms Bain, added: “All the girls in the squad played a massive part to help win the cup, and come runners up in the league.”

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