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28 February 2022

Jack Petchey’s “Speak Out” Challenge! – Central Foundation wins Islington Regional Final 2021-22

The Jack Petchey’s “Speak Out” Challenge! Islington Regional Final took place on 24th February at Highbury Fields School.

Nathaniel and Eyoel, both in Year 10, delivered powerful 3-minute speeches at the event and were presented with their awards by Sem Moema, a member of the London Assembly.

Congratulations to Nathaniel who became regional champion with a speech titled ‘The power of thoughts’ which may be viewed by clicking: HERE.

Nathaniel will now go into the semi-final where his speech will be judged alongside 37 other London borough winners. The top 15 of those will be selected to go to the Grand Final at the Cambridge Theatre on 18th July.

This programme is funded by the Jack Petchey Foundation and communications skills training is delivered by Speakers Trust, the UK’s leading public speaking charity.

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