West Walton Community School goes all out to celebrate 50th birthday

14:38 19 June 2014

Children dancing in the playground.

Children dancing in the playground.

Archant

Past and present pupils and teachers gathered to celebrate a primary school’s 50th birthday on Friday.

A packed church service.A packed church service.

To mark the anniversary, West Walton Community School organised a church service and street party lunch before pupils danced the afternoon away as a band played.

St Mary’s Chruch was packed as the whole school and guests took part in a morning service.

Then came a street party, with many feasting on the mouth-watering meal the school cooks had prepared.

After the pupils sang happy birthday to the school they all had a piece of special birthday cake, which was made by Joc Bays.

The anniversary cake.The anniversary cake.

The celebration culminated in an exhausting afternoon of Ceilidh Dancing (a traditional Gaelic dance).

More news stories

13:41
Det Sgt Matt Swash arriving at Crown Court

A March-based police officer has been dismissed immediately and without notice for gross misconduct.

11:45
March man armed with hammer charged with assault and threatening behaviour after incident in Park Road, Manea

A man who threatened people with a hammer in Park Road, Manea yesterday has been charged with assault and threatening behaviour.

5 minutes ago
Jason Wing Principal of Neale Wade Academy, March. Picture: Steve Williams.

Neale-Wade Academy, March has once again improved on its GCSE results.

19 minutes ago
Thomas Clarkson Academy's top achieving student, Alicia Baghdouyan.

Outgoing principal Clare Claxton signed off her tenure as head of Thomas Clarkson Academy, Wisbech, with the best set of GCSE results for years.

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