First past the post for a Horse called BECKY!
The college community are celebrating a very prestigious horse race win. The colleges very own thoroughbred BECKY won the Aintree Community Day Equine Art competition.
Mr O’Brien who led the project collected the prize of 500 for the winning Art Department on Saturday 11th November. Chair of Aintree, Rose Patterson, commended students on their skills and attention to detail. She claimed that the many references to Aintree and the wider community clinched the win. Speaking after the event Mr O’Brien said “my sincere thanks to everyone involved and for the support of all staff and those who influenced the online vote. Let’s hope we can be involved in similar community projects in the future.”
Well done to students: Courtney, Beth, Jacob, Jordan, Anthony, Joe, Declan, Sophie, Grace and Tom. A huge congratulations to all staff involved: Mr O’Brien, Miss Chaplin, Miss Sharpe, Mrs Stephens and Mrs Higgs.
The entire college community congratulates the Art Department for their outstanding success, winning by a furlong!