Exmoor Rotary Club

Exmoor Rotary: Youth Speaks

This competition is based on a public meeting. It offers young people:

The local competition normally takes place in January each year, the Area competition in February, and the District one in March.

YOUTH SPEAKS 2018 took place on Thursday 25 January at Dulverton School.


The John Owen TrophyThe John Owen Trophy (pictured on the right) is awarded annually to the school which wins the Junior Youth Speaks competition in our local area.

It was given in memory of a previous headteacher of Dulverton Middle and Community School. See below for full list of winners.

The pictures below are from the 2018 event hosted at Dulverton School.


Youth Speaks - winners

Winners of the Junior competition (age 10-11)
Bampton School: Trinity, Finley, and Alfie with Rotary Vice President Michael

"Why more girls should love maths"

Youth Speaks runners-up

Runners-up of the Junior competition
Bolham School: Joshua, Sophie, and Libby
"Everyday Products - are they as good as you think?"

Best Chair

Best Chair: Alfie (Bampton)

Best Speaker

Best Speaker: Trinity (Bampton)

Best Proposer of Thanks

Best Thanks: Cameron (Bampton)

Bolham 2

Harvey, Ella, and Iga

Bampton 3

Georgia, Edward, and Joe

Bolham 3

Alfie, Melissa, and Salem

Dulverton 1

Jessica, Scarlet, and Jack

Bampton 2

Hugo, Eliza, and Cameron


 

PAST WINNERS OF THE JOHN OWEN TROPHY

Note that Bolham School joined in the competition from 2003.

1998

Bampton School

1999

Bampton School

2000

Dulverton Middle School

2001

Bampton School

2002

Dulverton Middle School

2003

Dulverton Middle School

2004

Bolham School

2005

Bampton School

2006

Bampton School

2007

Bolham School

2008

Bolham School

2009

Bolham School

2010

Bampton School

2011

Bolham School

2012

Bampton School

2013

Bolham School

2014

Bolham School

2015

Bolham School

2016

Dulverton Middle School

2017

Bolham School

2018

Bampton School


In 2005, one Youth Speaks team made it to be interviewed on ITV!


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