Witchford Village College take delivery of double decker bus from Greys of Ely for new interactive student project

PUBLISHED: 12:14 21 September 2018 | UPDATED: 12:14 21 September 2018

Daniel Baxby, principal of Witchford Village College, (pictured left) with Richard Grey of Greys of Ely. Picture: WITCHFORD VILLAGE COLLEGE

Daniel Baxby, principal of Witchford Village College, (pictured left) with Richard Grey of Greys of Ely. Picture: WITCHFORD VILLAGE COLLEGE

WITCHFORD VILLAGE COLLEGE

Witchford Village College has taken delivery of a double decker bus that will be converted into an “interactive learning space”.

Daniel Baxby, principal of Witchford Village College, (pictured left) with Richard Grey of Greys of Ely. Picture: WITCHFORD VILLAGE COLLEGEDaniel Baxby, principal of Witchford Village College, (pictured left) with Richard Grey of Greys of Ely. Picture: WITCHFORD VILLAGE COLLEGE

The vehicle, donated by Greys of Ely, will be used as part of a project, named SPARK, aimed at students to “identify skills, talents and expertise”.

Daniel Baxby, college principal, said: “The SPARK bus is a long term project for the college.

“It is to raise the aspirations of our students through enhancing the individual SPARK in all of them.”

Georgina Wright, assistant principal in charge of the programme, said: “The programme is designed to identify any student’s particular skills, talents, expertise and potential and provide them with the opportunities to enhance them further.

“This SPARK could be directly related to their school activities or their interests and hobbies outside of the college.

“Thanks to the huge generosity of Grey’s, our new bus will allow us to provide an additional learning space for our programme for the future.”

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