School sports award for Maddie

Lady Manners School has held its first Sports Awards Evening to celebrate the successes of its many, varied sports teams.

Among the award recipients was Great Britain Women’s wheelchair basketball star Maddie Thompson, from Hope Valley, who was named Most Promising Sportsperson.

Other winners: Leader of the Year - Mary Ellis; Most Improved Player - Maddie Bryan; Team of the Year - Year Eight Rugby; Sportsperson of the Year - Jack Maynard. Sports Contribution Award - John Carpenter. Primary Sports Achievement Award - Finn Carter.