Trust school students enjoy a day out at the Tropicana

PUBLISHED: 18:00 08 October 2016

Bournville Primary School pupils making sand castles.

Bournville Primary School pupils making sand castles.

Archant

Five prmary schools which make up the Weston Education Trust got together for a creative and fun day out on Friday.

Oldmixon Primary School pupils making sand castles.Oldmixon Primary School pupils making sand castles.

About 1,400 children from Bournville, Oldmixon, Milton Park, Windwhistle and Walliscote primary schools went to the Tropicana for a day out to celebrate the values of the trust.

Media and arts agency Boomsatsuma led an arts and crafts session for the students. The children created small sculptures which will be put together to create an underwater piece of art for each school.

Windwhistle headteacher Lyn Hunt said: “It has been a fantastic opportunity for the five schools to meet up and have a grand day out.”

More from Weston Mercury

26 minutes ago

A man required 30 stitches after sustaining a serious injury in an assault while waiting for a taxi in Weston-super-Mare town centre.

Read more

Cheddar are the early leaders of the Western League and have also beaten Bridgwater Town in the extra preliminary round of the FA Cup.

Read more

Worle recorded an emphatic 7-1 victory over Shirehampton in their first match in nearly 20 years in the Somerset County Premier Division.

Read more

Weston Women defeated Purnell Ladies 10-0 in a friendly encounter on the 3G pitch at Woodspring Stadium.

Read more

Weston Mendip recorded a pre-season victory over Welsh University side Cardiff Mets.

Read more

Redevelopment of the Highbridge Hotel after ‘10 years of hiccups’ is set to be underway imminently after a construction contract was signed.

Read more

Speeding measures and an island to help pedestrians cross could be installed near a busy junction on the A370 near the entrance to Weston.

Read more

A project encouraging people to become more healthy and active has launched.

Read more

One of the lifeboats used by Weston-super-Mare RNLI’s team has been retired as it is no longer in good enough condition to use on rescue missions.

Read more

Time restrictions could be put in place to change access to a public footpath.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

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

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 17°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