Shrewsbury School

Classical Reading Competition

Monday 3 December 2012

Antony Bowen, adjudicatorLast Thursday night the Classics Faculty ran a Reading competition for all members of the school in the Ashton Theatre, with junior, intermediate and senior categories in both Greek and Latin.  A lot of pupils entered and were judged rigorously by our guest adjudicator, Antony Bowen of Jesus College Cambridge (and former Public Orator of the University of Cambridge).

The results were:

Junior Latin:  Michael Schützer-Weissmann (PH)
Intermediate Greek:  Guy Cabral (Ch)
Senior Greek:  Ralph Wade (Rb)
Senior Latin:  Rosie Parr (EDH)
Memoriter prize for Senior Latin:  Rob Cross (S)

Congratulations to all prize-winners and thanks to all who took part and assisted in this competition.

John Godwin and Jim Sheppe

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