Connor (6K) and Josh (5R) were part of the gold medal winning Kingston Borough Hockey team at the London Youth Games on Sunday 8th July. They both played incredibly well, beating Lambeth Borough in the final. This was a first ever hockey gold for Kingston Borough! Well done boys!!
Charlie McDowell (6K) won’t be having a normal summer holiday this year. Instead he will be appearing as William in BTA’s production of Goodnight Mr Tom at Southwark Playhouse between 27 July and 24 August. Charlie is one of three boys in the role: his performances will be on 27 July, 1st, 8th,16th and 24th August at 8.00pm, plus 4th and 21st August at 3.30pm
Alec Hamilton from 6B has captained the Kingston Borough cricket team to victory in the annual inter-borough Twenty Twenty State School Cricket Competition. The team trained through the winter and played matches against other London boroughs and Surrey districts including Richmond, Sutton, Mole Valley and Elmbridge to clinch the title this week. Children who would like to sign up can find out more at twenty20cricketcompany.com/state-school-cricketacademies
Pietro and Gaia from 3R reached a major achievement recently: they got a black belt after four years of training at Choi Kwang Do, a Korean martial art. They went training twice a week and had to show all the technique learnt in a 90 minute intensive grading. Despite the heat, they both performed very well and made their instructors and families are very proud .
Well done to Taheem from 6C for cycling 104 miles during the Ride4Peace and raising £1,241.59 for the British Red Cross. Taheem and his family wish to say a big thank you to all the Latchmere parents who supported him and helped him raise such a phenomenal amount of money for this great charity.