Dylan Hartley Visits The Academy

School News 26th Feb 2020

On Tuesday 25th February, English Rugby player, Dylan Hartley visited students at The Gainsborough Academy. Dylan who has 96 caps for England as well as 264 premiership apperances and is England’s most capped Rugby hooker player of all time visited the academy and gave an inspirational speech to aspiring Rugby players in Year 7-10.

As well as hearing from Dylan, all students recieved a signed rugby ball.

Thank you to Dylan Hartley, Councillers Giles McNeill and Steve England for their attendance, as well as a big thank you to Gelders Group for organising this opportunity.

Thank you to parents/carers who have supported the academy by ensuring their children bring masks to the academy. This is a mandatory requirement in line with government guidelines.