Opening of Artificial turf pitch (2005)

The artificial turf pitch was officially opened on Wednesday 19th October 2005 by former headteacher, Mr Paul Kent.

Those attending the ceremony included staff, pupils, governors, the headteachers of Chandag Infants School and Chandag Junior School and representatives of Keynsham Town Council and various local community projects.

The ceremony included speeches by Mr Paul Kent and Mrs Arlidge, the new headteacher, followed by a dance display by Wellsway pupils and students and a demonstration hockey match.


The Brass Ensemble provided music entertainment


Staff, pupils, governors and other civic guests assembly for the opening ceremony


Current and former headteachers, Mrs Arlidge and Mr Paul Kent

Despite the heavy rain which fell part way through the ceremony, a good time was had by everyone before they were invited back to Lansdown Hall for food and drinks.

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