Search

Britain’s Got Talent has nothing on Hainault charity talent night

17:31 07 February 2013

Forest Academy has its Annual Talent Show. 


A  group pictue of the performers.

Forest Academy has its Annual Talent Show. A group pictue of the performers.

Archant

Sensational students and tremendous teachers gave Britain’s Got Talent a run for their money by hosting their very own talent show in aid of a children’s charity.

Forest Academy, Forest Road, Hainault raised £400 for Haven House Children’s Hospice with acts including singing and musicians.

Organiser Mandalena Charalambous said: “It was brilliant, I think it will become an annual thing. The students who performed really enjoyed it. It was really good for the school and the charity.”

The night was won by Year 9 students Rosie Webb who sang, but there were also surprise performances by teachers. There was also a presentation by a representative from the children’s hospice in High Road, Woodford Green.

Miss Charalambous said: “She spoke about the charity and what they do and we watched a video about the families and what the money was going towards which was a massive help.”

0 comments

Latest News Stories

Edith Sutton celebrates her 100th birthday with family

A woman who has seen two world wars, while working tirelessly to provide for her family, has enjoyed a well deserved party after reaching a birthday milestone.

Work on display by the Ilford Art Society Art on the Railings exhibition in Wanstead High Street

A round-up of news from the boroughs clubs and societies.

Yesterday, 16:42
Crowds at Seema Jaya Sharma's funeral

Family and friends gathered to celebrate the life of an inspirational woman who died a week ago after a long battle with cancer.

Most read news

Competitions

Shop till you drop!

Home to top name brands at great prices, TK Maxx is more like a treasure hunt than a shop. Perfect for grabbing a bargain or some hidden gems, you arm yourself with a trolley and go wild.

Scones, jam and a cup of Earl Grey anyone?

Luxury boutique hotel Flemings Mayfair has recently launched The Drawing Room, London’s most stylish location for afternoon tea.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ilford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder