Westholme Public Speakers

Rotary Youth Speaks Public Speaking Competition

Three Year 9 students from Westholme School reached the district round of the Rotary Youth Speaks Public Speaking Competition. They competed against 6 other schools from the North West held at Windermere School on 7th February.

RYS District Westholme Intttt

Laura Backhouse delivered a flawless performance as the speaker, exploring the complexities of modern English and judgments made as a result of the way we speak. Rabia Majid adopted the role of the Chair, winning the award for the best Chair in the competition. Finally, Harriet Entwistle offered a stunning Vote of Thanks, delivered with skill and warmth.

RYS District Westholme Rabia Int

Despite their excellent performances, Westholme did not win, however, Laura, Rabia and Harriet enjoyed the experience and they were a credit to the school.