My Money Week

My Money Week – Bank Note competition winners!

We had over 700 entries for the Bank Note competition across the William Howard Trust.  The Factory Manager from Innovia Security came into school yesterday to judge the winners. The judging took over an hour as the standard of entries from all schools was of such a high standard.  Please congratulate the winners below. Displays […]

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Bank note designer visits William Howard Trust

As part of PFEG My Money Week,  John Walker, who designed the new £5 and £10 polymer bank notes for the Bank of England visited William Howard Trust, on Tuesday, 7 June.  The plastic notes will be produced at Innovia Security in Wigton. Innovia Security are working with William Howard Trust on a bank note […]

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Two Workington students are waiting to find out if they've been elected onto the UK's Youth Parliament

Candidates hoping for Youth Parliament success

Two Workington students are waiting to find out if they’ve been elected onto the UK’s Youth Parliament Molly Davies, 13, a year eight student at St Joseph’s School, and Matthew Suddart, 16, a sixth form student at Workington Academy, have both put their names forward. The duo are standing for election from the Allerdale and […]

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Workington Academy Capsule

Workington Academy pupils create time capsule

The Times and Star article: Workington Academy pupils create time capsule Members of the student council at Workington Academy have buried a time capsule in the foundations of the new school, which is currently being built. Jack Earl, 18, head boy of the student council, said: “It will be quite historic, it’s exciting and I hope […]

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William Howard Trust Spring Conference


William Howard Trust held its first conference for members of their Trust Board, Local Advisory Boards (LABs) and its schools’ Leadership Teams on Wednesday, 2 March at the Castle Inn Hotel, Bassenthwaite.  This was a well-attended event with over 50 delegates enjoying an afternoon of training, which in the main focussed on the Trust’s vision […]

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