Sports success for St Anne’s Primary School

PUBLISHED: 15:00 20 February 2018

Pupils from St Anne's Primary School performed well at a sports competition.

Pupils from St Anne's Primary School performed well at a sports competition.

Archant

Sporty students from a North Somerset primary school showcased their skills in a competition which tested their abilities across a number of disciplines.

Youngsters from St Anne’s Primary School, which has campuses in West Wick and Hewish, took part in the Level Two School Games athletics competition at Weston’s Hutton Moor Leisure Centre.

The young athletes, from years five and six, were tested in sprints, relays and distance running, followed by a series of throwing challenges including javelin.

The event culminated with a series of jumping events, including long jump, triple jump and high jump.

School sports co-ordinator Lin Hodges said: “All of the children enjoyed the afternoon of athletics, and the whole team worked hard to secure a third-place finish in the event.

“Thank you to Dave Turner for his wonderful coaching to help the children to succeed.”

Other News Stories

48 minutes ago

More than £650,000 in allowances and expenses were claimed by North Somerset councillors last year.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:00

Soldiers visited a Mead Vale school to thank pupils.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

A hedgehog badly injured by a garden strimmer last year has been released back into the wild.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:00

The bus service which connects Weston-super-Mare to Bristol Airport has celebrated its first year anniversary.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:26

Weston-super-Mare’s seafront was packed yesterday (Saturday) as locals and residents turned their eyes to the skies to admire pilots’ skills in aeroplanes and helicopters.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:00

Weston-super-Mare Pride has opened a shop and box office in preparation for the event next month.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:41

A man was rescued from waist-deep water in the early hours of this morning (Sunday).

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00

Weston Air show returns today (Sunday) with another spectacular display on the seafront scheduled, including the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. The Royal Air Force (RAF) marked its 100th anniversary this year – and former serviceman Ken Delve has explored Weston-super-Mare’s links with the RAF.

Read more
Saturday, June 23, 2018

A bridge, which was unusable for some people, was not likely to be finished for seven years, it was reported 50 years ago. Here is the news from the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald in 1968.

Read more
Saturday, June 23, 2018

Aeroplanes of all shapes and sizes will soar over Weston-super-Mare this weekend for the return of the air festival, while you can also watch displays on the Beach Lawns for the Armed Forces Weekend. Here is the full schedule for everything you can enjoy and experience on Saturday and Sunday.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Image
Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 21°C

min temp: 15°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Somerset's trusted business finder