Sixth form high flyers in Wisbech

15:23 13 January 2014

Wisech Grammar students offered places at Cambridge University

Wisech Grammar students offered places at Cambridge University

Archant

Two high-flying sixth form students at Wisbech Grammar School have beaten stiff competition to win offers of places at Cambridge University.

Holly Young, 17, of King’s Lynn, has an offer to read medicine at Newnham College on the condition that she achieves the required A Level grades in the summer.

A senior prefect at the school, she serves on the school’s Caritas charity committee and carries out voluntary work in the community.

Michael Tigchelaar, 17, from King’s Lynn, is set to read maths at Magdalene College, provided he gains the required grades in June.

The captain of the school’s basketball team, he is also an active member of the philosophy club.

0 comments

More news stories

Yesterday, 14:21

An arson attack which caused ‘£100.000s’ worth of damage has been blamed for the closure of Mepal Outdoor Centre.

Yesterday, 09:44

The forgotten story of the remarkable high-speed hover train experiment of the 1960s and ‘70s, trialled in the Fens, has been made into a film.

Yesterday, 17:06

A children’s nursery has been warned it is “inadequate” after inspectors discovered three staff were unqualified and children’s photos, names and sometimes dates of birth had been posted on the nursery’s social media pages.

Yesterday, 16:23

A March woman who came across a burnt out car when she was riding her horse at the weekend says it could have spooked him and caused an accident.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter