Come and Celebrate With Us

~~~Sports Awards Evening~~~

Wednesday 26th April at Ewood Park

Tickets £13 available from any member of the PE Staff

This is always a popular event so book your place early!

General News

BIMMU Presentation for Years 9 to 13

The British & Irish Modern Music University delivered an exciting presentation to Year 9-13 music students this week to inform them about all the different career opportunities in the Music Industry.  BIMM offers degree courses in Music Performance and Music Sound Engineering and Production. One of...

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Professor Winston Lecture : Modifying Humans

Students from Years 12 and 13 attended a lecture by renowned researcher and broadcaster, Professor Robert Winston at King George's Hall, Blackburn on 16 November.

The Lecture was a fascinating look into how medical technology and improvements have influenced mankind; sometimes for better, sometimes for worse.

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Northern Schools Debating Competition

On 17th November, our 6th form linguists took part in the Northern Schools Debating Competition at Cheadle Hulme School.  We entered two teams: James Henaghan and Danyal Rashid for Spanish and Joe Ashworth and Hafsah Valli for French. 

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SongAMinute Simon Receives Special Recognition at Pride of Britain Awards

Old Blackburnian Simon McDermott collected the Special Recognition Award at the Pride of Britain ceremony on behalf of himself and his dad. Ted, on Monday 14 November.  

Known as the 'Songaminute Man', Ted, 80, suffers from Alzheimer's and he and his son were chosen to receive a special award for their Carpool Karaoke-style fundraising videos which collected more than a million views in a matter of weeks, raising more than £130,000.

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Joel Rothwell Shares The Stage

Old Blackburnian Joel Rothwell shared a stage with pop royalty when he appeared alongside Gary Barlow recently, performing at The Hidden Wounds charity concert in the Vulcan Experience aircraft hangar at Robin Hood Airport in Doncaster.

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