Whitcliffe pupils ‘court out’

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Pupils from a Spen high school have swapped the classroom for the courtroom to take part in a national competition.

Whitcliffe Mount School pupils played witnesses, lawyers, judges and defendants as part of the National Magistrates’ Court Mock Trials competition in Keighley Magistrates court, coming in runners-up.
Pupils and teachers are pictured with Beryl Eakin, chairman of Bradford and Keighley magistrates and guest of honour High Sheriff of Yorkshire Virginia Lloyd.