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Youth Speaking Competition

·         On Monday 22nd January, three groups of Year 9 and 10 students competed in the Regional Youth Speaks Competition at Woodhouse Grove School. This competition was organised and sponsored by Rotary International in Great Britain & Ireland, and supported by the Carlton Bolling Interact Club. Students were responsible for preparing and rehearsing speeches on a topic of their choice, to be presented in front of an audience from grammar schools across Bradford, and judged by a panel of professional public speakers. Our students performed admirably in all aspects of the competition, with the most positive feedback resulting from their preparation and passion in the delivery of their content. Judges were especially impressed that Carlton Bolling was the only public...
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Trip to Keasden Farm Malham (to plant trees)

Mr Calveley and Miss Marketa took a group of 15 students (8 Year 10 Prince’s Trust students and 7 New to English students) in a minibus to Keasden Farm in the Yorkshire Dales to plant trees as a part of the Green Guardians Project, which is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and aimed at young people.  The students learned how to plant trees by using the right tools and products and how long it takes for trees to grow into big mature trees.  They all learned of the importance of wearing appropriate clothing including walking boots and working gloves.  The students planted around 70 trees on the farm land and demonstrated a good team work.  The students also got...
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Young Chef Competition

  On Saturday 18th November, our very own Year 10 student, James Gibson, competed in the Regional Young Chef Competition at Leeds City College. This competition was organised and promoted by Rotary International in Great Britain & Ireland and sponsored by Filippo Berio. A fantastic panel of judges included MasterChef finalists Afsaneh Kaviani and Matt Healy, Tom Martin of Eric’s Pies, Ossett   CEO and Owner of Aagrah Group Dr Aslam MBE DL, and Bruce D’Agoia of Keelham Farm Shop. Also in attendance was the Lord Mayor of Leeds, DG Robert Morphet, Andrew Wilson (Rotary District 1040 Youth) and Gillian Poole (Rotary Young Chef District 1040 Officer). Carlton Bolling’s Miss Carpenter and Miss Garvey attended the event in support of...
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