First day views of a Wisbech secondary school are aired on national radio

15:30 04 September 2014

Thomas Clarkson student Victoria Jarvis is on Chris Evans

Thomas Clarkson student Victoria Jarvis is on Chris Evans' Radio 2 Breakfast Show

Archant

A Wisbech schoolgirl went live on Chris Evans’ Radio 2 breakfast Show when she called in to tell them about her first day at Thomas Clarkson Academy.

Victoria Jarvis was so excited about her first day at the Academy that she decided to share her news with the nation on his breakfast show.

Victoria, 11, said she listens to the show every morning and has always wanted to phone in to the Kids get a fanfare section where youngsters tell Chris what they will be doing for the first time that day.

They then go back on air the following day to talk about what they did.

She said: “I’ve wanted to do it or a long time but haven’t had anything to say. Starting secondary school was something I could talk about.”

Victoria, of Wisbech, spoke to the show’s researchers who told her they would phone back if she had been chosen to appear on the show.

She said: “When I got the call I was really excited! Chris asked me what I was doing for the first time today and I said I was going to secondary school. He said “Wow, good luck!” and asked if I would go back on tomorrow to tell them about it.”

Guests are asked to rate their experience out of 10 and Victoria said she will definitely be giving the Academy full marks.

She added: “It has gone really well and I’ve enjoyed it. I will give it 10 out of 10.”

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Wisbech Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Wisbech Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Wisbech Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

09:43
Upwell Post Office. Picture: Steve Williams.

Upwell Post Office will be relocated to a nearby shop and open seven days a week.

Yesterday, 16:25
Outwell raft race.Picture: Steve Williams.

Hundreds of people turned out as rafts battled it out in a race to the finish line at the weekend.

Yesterday, 12:51
David Neale is missing from the Outwell area

Police are growing increasingly concerned for a 59-year-old man from the Outwell area who has been reported missing.

Yesterday, 16:54
Please help find Goochie the blind and deaf dog

A tracker dog charity, that uses specially trained animals to find lost pets, has been on the search for missing blind and deaf dog Goochie.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition