Youth Speaks Competition 2019

The 2019 District 1285 Youth Speaks competition is our biggest ever with 56 teams entered. There were 7 heats around the District leading to the District Final on 3rd March 2019.


The 2019 District 1285 Youth Speaks competition is our biggest ever with 56 teams entered. There were 7 heats around the District leading to the District Final on 3rd March 2019.

Rotary District 1285

DISTRICT YOUTH SPEAKS COMPETITION

2019 Youth Speaks Competition Details

The Rotary District 1285 Final took place at the Forest Hills Hotel, Overton Hill, Frodsham, WA6 6HH on Sunday, 3rd March 2019.

Here are the teams and sponsors. Winners are in blue and underlined.

Intermediate Final 9.15 - 12.25 (Reception from 8.30 a.m.)

Team (Sponsor) 

Bolton School (Girls) (Bolton Daybreak)

Culcheth High School (Newton & District Jubilee)

Hope Academy (Newton-le-Willows)

St Peter’s Catholic High School (Wigan)

Thornleigh Salesian College (Bolton Daybreak)

Tytherington School (Macclesfield Castle)

Wilmslow High School (Wilmslow Dean)

Senior Final 1.30 -4.40 p.m. (Reception from 12.45 p.m.)

Team (Sponsor)

Bedford High School (Leigh)

Bolton School (Girls) (Bolton Daybreak)

Falinge Park High School (Rochdale)

Fallibroome Academy (Macclesfield Castle)

Helsby High School (Frodsham & Helsby)

St Peter’s Catholic High School (Wigan)

Wilmslow High School (Wilmslow Dean)

 

District Heat Results 2019

Here are the results for the 7 District Heats of our 2019 Youth Speaks competition. Winners of each heat go forward to the District Final. 

Wilmslow District Heat (Host - Wilmslow Dean Rotary), The Deanwater, Wilmslow Road, Woodford, Cheshire, SK7 1RJ, 6.30 p.m., Monday, 14th January 2019

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Alderley Edge School for Girls (Wilmslow Dean)
Knutsford Academy (Knutsford)
Wilmslow High School (Wilmslow Dean)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Alderley Edge School for Girls (Wilmslow Dean)
Knutsford Academy (Knutsford)
Wilmslow High School (Wilmslow Dean)
 

 

Lymm District Heat (Host - Lymm Rotary), Statham Lodge Hotel, Warrington Rd, Lymm, WA13 9BP, 6.30 p.m., Wednesday, 16th January 2019 

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Birchwood Community High School (Newton & District Jubilee)
Culcheth High School (Newton & District Jubilee)
Helsby High School (Frodsham & Helsby)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Culcheth High School (Newton & District Jubilee)
Helsby High School (Frodsham & Helsby)
Lymm High School (Lymm)
Whalley Range High School (1) (Manchester Breakfast)
Whalley Range High School (2) (Manchester Breakfast)
 
 

Macclesfield District Heat (Host - Macclesfield Castle Rotary), The Macclesfield Academy, Park Lane, Macclesfield, SK11 8JR 5.30 p.m., Tuesday, POSTPONED from 22nd January 2019 to 12th February 2019

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
All Hallows Catholic College (Macclesfield Castle)
Fallibroome Academy (Macclesfield Castle)
James Bateman Junior High School (1) (Biddulph)
James Bateman Junior High School (2) (Biddulph)
Macclesfield Academy (Macclesfield Castle)
Tytherington School (Macclesfield Castle)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Fallibroome Academy (Macclesfield Castle)
Macclesfield Academy (Macclesfield Castle)
 
 

Rochdale District Heat (Host - Rochdale Rotary), Falinge Park High School, Falinge Rd, Rochdale OL12 6LD 6.30 p.m., Thursday, 24th January 2019 

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Beech House School (Chadderton and Failsworth)
Bolton School (Girls) (Bolton Daybreak)
Bury Grammar School Boys (Bury)
Falinge Park High School (Rochdale)
Ladybridge High School (Bolton Lever)
Oldham Hulme Grammar School (Chadderton and Failsworth)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Falinge Park High School (Rochdale)
Ladybridge High School (Bolton Lever)
 

Wigan District Heat (Host - Wigan Rotary), St John Rigby College, Gathurst Rd, Orrell, Wigan, WN5 0LJ 5.30 p.m., Tuesday, 5th February 2019 

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Hawkley Hall High School (1) (Ashton-in-Makerfield with Haydock)
Hawkley Hall High School (2) (Ashton-in-Makerfield with Haydock)
Shevington High School (Wigan)
St Peter’s Catholic High School (Wigan)
Standish Community High School (1) (Wigan)
Standish Community High School (2) (Wigan )
Wigan Youth Cabinet (Wigan)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
St John Rigby College (Wigan)
St Peter’s Catholic High School (Wigan)
Wigan Youth Cabinet (Wigan)
 
 

Bolton District Heat (Host - Bolton with le Moors Rotary), Sharples School, Hill Cot Rd, Bolton BL1 8SN 6.30 p.m., Wednesday, 6th February 2019 

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Bolton School (Girls) (Bolton Daybreak)
Sharples School (Bolton with le Moors)
Thornleigh Salesian College (1) (Bolton Daybreak)
Thornleigh Salesian College (2) (Bolton Daybreak)
Westhoughton High School (Westhoughton)
 
Senior Teams(and Rotary Sponsor)
Bolton School (Girls) (Bolton Daybreak)
Bury Grammar Schools Girls (Bury)
Bury Grammar Schools Girls (Bury)
Westhoughton High School (Westhoughton)
 
 

Leigh District Heat (Host - Leigh Rotary), Bedford High School, Manchester Rd, Leigh WN7 2LU 6.45 p.m., Thursday, 7th February 2019 

Intermediate Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Bedford High School (Leigh)
Golborne High School (Newton-le-Willows)
Hope Academy (Newton-le-Willows)
The Westleigh School (Leigh)
 
Senior Teams (and Rotary Sponsor)
Bedford High School (Leigh)
The Westleigh School (Leigh)
Tower College (St Helens)
 

 

Regional Final Glyndwr University, Wrexham Saturday 23rd March (Hosted by Rotary District 1180)

National Final, organised by and held at the Rotary Annual Showcase in Nottingham on Saturday 11th May 2019.

 

 

All the information about the competition is to be found in the Information Pack.  (Click to download.) This will be updated at least once per term, so always check here find the latest version (currently the January update).

The feedback we had from the 2018 competition is interesting reading and shows the value of Youth Speaks. Not only do the young people involved benefit personally, they also have a wider impact as role models for their peers. 

Click to download the summary Youth Speaks Feedback 2018. 

 

 

 

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