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Speech Day 2015


On Friday 18th September, pupils, parents, staff, governors and guests spent the afternoon at The Mayflower Theatre to celebrate current and former pupils' successes at the annual Speech Day and prizegiving event.

The chief guest and speaker was Mandy Hickson, a former RAF GR4 pilot and one of the first female pilots to fly in combat in Iraq. She spoke about her experiences flying multimillion pound fast jets and the importance of staying calm under pressure. Her inspirational talk included the difficulties she had to overcome during her training and the importance of working as a team.