Y11 Student represents Thornaby Academy at Battle of Britain Commemoration

Tegan Y11 along with Assistant Principal, Diane Griffiths, represented Thornaby Academy at the Battle of Britain commemoration on Sunday 9 September 2018.  Tegan joined local dignitaries, including Thornaby Mayor, Mr Walmsley in laying a wreath at the airman statue on Thornaby Road to commemorate the service and sacrifice of local men who fought during the Battle of Britain.

Tegan was: “Proud and honoured to lay a wreath on such an important occasion.” 

The commemoration included a poignant service and was a touching tribute to local heroes who fought to secure our future. 

 

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