Sporting success

The area first school sports day medal-winners.
The area first school sports day medal-winners.

Glendale Community Middle School hosted the annual First Schools Area Sports Day.

A total of 120 Year 3 and Year 4 pupils took part from Wooler, Branton, Whittingham, Belford, Seahouses and Barndale House schools. Each of the nine events was led by Glendale’s Young Sports Leaders, who also helped with the pupils.

All participants received certificates, with medals being given to the first placed boy and girl in each school.

They were Barndale: L Nicholls and B Owen; Belford: R Burn and R Barcham; Branton: G Nelson and H Robson; Seahouses: S Hall and T Dawson; Whittingham: D Wilson and C Wilson; Wooler: M Tomaszewski and B McFarlane.

The overall winners, who each received a trophy, were M Tomaszewski from Wooler First School and R Barcham from Belford First School.

The Young Sports Leaders Special Award went to wheelchair participant L Taylor from Barndale.