Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda

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Public Speaking Team - National Winners

Congratulations to Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda's Public Speaking Team on winning the National Public Speaking competition for the third consecutive year. Seren Farrup, Evie Connolly and Jenni Page, all Sixth Form students, competed against 7 other schools in the final of the Welsh medium competition, held at Welsh Assembly Building, Tŷ Hywel, on Monday 13th November and organised by Rotari Cymru. Jenni was named second runner up in Best Proposer award, Seren also won award for Best Chairperson of the competition, whilst Evie was announced Best Opposer and also took the award for Best Speaker of the entire competition. This is a fantastic achievement for the team!

Chair of the Governing Body, John Bryant, said “Congratulations, I’m so proud - and congratulations also to the staff that coached the team. What an achievementfor the second year running and nine years in all!"