Patricia wins Coast and Country Quiz at Tees Valley Skills Event 2015

Patricia, Y9 was the lucky winner of a competition run by Coast and Country, receiving a cinema hamper including a £20 cinema voucher, sweets and popcorns. On Tuesday 15 December 2015 students from Freebrough Academy attended the Tees Valley Skills Event at Teesside University, where Coast and Country were promoting apprenticeships, showcasing the possibilities of them as a career pathway.

Patricia entered the quiz which was focused on apprenticeships and was the only one out of around 350 entries to answer 3 out of the 4 questions correctly. Students from all of the Tees Valley attended the event which is mainly aimed at young people aged between 14 and 19.

Emma Tooth, Community Investment Officer at Coast and Country awarded Patricia with her prize, surprising Patricia in her class. Patricia said, ‘I was so surprised to find out that I had won, I am going to take my friends with me to the cinema to watch a film.’