Search

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.”


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Romford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Romford Recorder