It was a ‘10 from Len’ for Julia Shekleton (OB 07-12) and Michael Ellison (OB 02-09) when they took part in their first ever dance competition on 7th January. Their haul from Blackpool’s Winter Gardens was 3rd in the Sally Ann Cha Cha, 1st in the Catherine Waltz, 1st in Tango Serida and 5th i...
Nigel Coupe (OB 86 – 89) and his horse ‘Golvers Hill’ have been awarded the Leading Showjumper of the Year title at the Horse of the Year Show at Birmingham’s NEC Genting Arena.
It was a memorable five days of action at the Genting Arena for all those present, but it proved to be Lancashire-based Nigel’s night.
Bobby Sourbuts (OB 88 – 95), who was lead physiotherapist at Leicester Tigers since 2008, has moved to a new role with the RFU and England team.
Bobby was responsible for injury management for Leicester’s first-team squad and as a sideline medic for all Aviva Premiership and European Champions Cup games, a role he has filled in more than 300 games.
(Charles) Richard Butler (OB 81 – 88), Assistant Headteacher and Head of Performing Arts at Ulverston Victoria High School, Cumbria was awarded an MBE for services to Music Education in this year’s New Year Honours List.
After leaving QEGS in 1988 Richard studied Music at Royal Holloway, University of London where he gained a 2:1 BMus (Hons) degree. He then moved to the University of Reading to study for his PGCE in Secondary Music and PE.
Please see below for this weeks sports results:
Results from the fixtures vs St. Bedes, Manchester:
1st X1 lost 2-0, 2nd X1 lost 2-1, U15 lost 2-0, U14 won 6-2, U13 lost 2-0 and U12a lost 4-2.
Results from the fixtures vs Kirkham GS: