Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Presentations

Westholmers celebrate fantastic achievement at the DofE Awards Ceremony

A Duke of Edinburgh’s Award presentation ceremony was at St. Wilfrid’s School to congratulate and present D of E participants with their Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards.  The ceremony was attended by the participants, parents, Award leaders and the Mayor, who spoke very highly of the D of E in Blackburn and Darwen.  Westholme pupils gained 25 Bronze, 8 Silver and 5 Gold awards.

Well done to all the recipients who have worked very hard to gain this prestigious award.


Year 11 – Bronze awards

(Back row left to right) Kelly Widdicks, Sophie Janus, Lesley Foster, Pritika Datta, Kirsty Campbell, Gina Thornton, Abigail Gunn, Sarah Mrozek, Imogen Atkinson.

(Bench – left to right) Maaham Ahmed, Emily Buckley, Emma Booth, Romana Alli.


Sixth Form – Bronze (B) and Silver (S) Awards

(Back row left to right) Lucy Shephard (S), Raihana Ghiwala (B), Rassia Dardouri (B, S), Sik Yeng Chan (S).

(Front row left to right) Harriet Jones (B), Rebecca Hodgson (B), Vanessa Shields (B), Tori Redmond (B), Zeenat Umerji (B, S).