Please be aware that St Helen’s Road will close to traffic from 7am on Monday, October 9 and is scheduled to reopen at 5pm on Friday, December 1. The closure will be in place 24 hours a day during this time, with a diversion in place via Elphinstone Road, The Ridge, Junction Road and Sedlescombe Road North in both directions. Further information can be found on the East Sussex Highways website.
An excellent run
Athletes compete in tough conditions in Cross Country competition
Students from ARK William Parker Academy represented the school at the Hastings and Rother Cross Country competition. The races were split into different year groups, with the first four runners being counted for the team award.
In the Year 8 race, Toby Salmon produced an excellent run to finish second behind one of the best runners in Sussex. Dylan Bolton finished 3rd with Noah Adams and Kian Moynes making up the team who eventually finished first. In the Year 9 race, Ryan Morrisey finished 2nd, with Harry Burton 4th and Ben Morely 15th. In the Year 10 race William Badrock, Bailey Cheshire and Harry Martin competed well in tough conditions.
The athletes will be representing the school in the Sussex Championships.