Declamations Poetry Competition

On Saturday we enjoyed the final of the Declamations Poetry Competition.  Three boys from each year made it to the final which was adjudicated by Abby Hatch, Head of English at Bradfield College.  Congratulations to all the boys who performed so brilliantly, and to the following winners.

Year 3 & Year 4
First Place – Oliver Butler – The King’s Breakfast by AA Milne.
Second Place – William Anderson – I wish I was a Pirate by Tony Bradman.
Third Place – Josh Carlier – The Marrog by R.C. Scriven.

Year 5 & Year 6
First Place – William Bolton – I am by John Claire.
Second Place – Charlie Woofenden – What are you Doing Out there by Bernard Young.
Joint Third – Boaz Wynne – My Country by Dorothea Mackellar.
                        Edward Harvey – Den To Let by Garreth Owen.

Year 7 & Year 8
First Place – Youssef Glover – Paper Peope by Harry Baker.
Second Place – Fitz Andreae – Bilbo’s Last Song by J.R.R. Tolkein.
Third Place – Jenson McKay – Albert and the Lion by Marriott Edgar.