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Year 8 Rugby Team Shines in Preston Grasshoppers Tournament

Year 8 Rugby Squad

The Year 8 rugby squad actively participated in a tournament held at Preston Grasshoppers. The teams faced tough competition from Garstang, St Augustine’s Birkdale, and Bury Grammar School. Out of the four matches played, our boys secured victories in two and faced two defeats. Despite the challenging weather conditions on a bitterly cold day, the […]

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Netball Inspiration: Eleanor Cardwell’s Return to St. Mary’s

Eleanor Cardwell with St. Mary's students

On Monday 18th December we had the pleasure of welcoming England Netball Star and former student Eleanor Cardwell back to St Mary’s.  She delivered a training session focusing on reaction time, decision making and shooting skills followed by a question and answer session.  The session was delivered to the girls who are members of our netball club.  The girls

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Christmas Gift Appeal: Giving and Gratitude at St. Mary’s

Gifts ready to be collected by the charities

We’re delighted to announce another successful year of fundraising for local causes. Our efforts resulted in gathering funds to purchase over 70 gifts for children in the Blackpool area. Additionally, we donated several hampers to Empowerment and the St. Vincent de Paul parish, and prepared sleeping bags for distribution at Streetlife. This year holds special

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Thrilling Football: Recent Matches Recap

Year 11 Football Squad

On Tuesday 28th November, our Year 11 boys showcased their football prowess in the second round of the Lancashire Cup. Despite a valiant effort, they encountered a tough opponent in Montgomery and faced a 3-1 defeat. However, standout performances from Ethan, Nathan, and Louis demonstrated their unwavering dedication. Louis secured a goal, marking a memorable

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Double Sporting Triumph: Football and Netball Victories!

Netball Team and Football Team posing

Our school’s athletes showcased exceptional skills and determination in recent sporting events, leaving an indelible mark of success in both football and netball. Football Fever:Last Monday morning saw our girls compete fiercely at Stanley Park in a high-energy tournament featuring a total of 15 teams across two groups. Throughout five challenging games, they displayed commendable

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