The ‘Welcome Back to Leeds’ Project

A big congratulations goes to Rumani T in Year 7 for being shortlisted as one of the top 10 entries in the 'Welcome Back to Leeds' project. 

Entrants were asked to get creative and design an advert that welcomes people back into the city of Leeds when lockdown is lifted.

Rumani's entry was vibrant and eye-catching, and the judges were very impressed as they stated it was the entry that "had them talking for the longest time."

To be shortlisted into the final 10 is a fantastic achievement and we're very proud of Rumani for getting involved.

You can see her submission and more information about the shortlisted entries and winner here: https://www.thewelcomebackproject.com

Year 10 Pupil’s Oil Painting Success

Our Year 10 pupil Eoghan T produced a fantastic oil painting during his time at home.

He took inspiration from a photograph of his aunt and her colleague whilst they were at work in the NHS Waterside Hospital in Derry City, Northern Ireland. He then re-created the iconic image of the two women as an oil painting.

The two women in the photo are Deirdre Rigney, Eoghan’s aunt, and her colleague Marian Ward. They are dressed in their full scrubs on a COVD-19 ward in the middle of the pandemic.

Below you can see the original photo that Eoghan used for his inspiration. His talents were also picked up by the Yorkshire Evening Post and Leeds for Learning.