The Derek Jackson Community Award Presentation Ceremony

The Rotary Club of Chester presented the Derek Jackson Community Award to The Bishops’ Blue Coat High School Chester on 9 March 2022.  The trophy was presented by Rotary Chester President David Cotgreave to the Deputy Head Helen Cairns.  Also attending the ceremony  were  President Elect Pete Fryer, Derek’s widow Jennifer, the school chaplain  Paul North and members of the school staff.  In addition, a number of the school handbell team attended – Derek established the team at the school when he  was a member of the teaching staff.

The trophy will be presented annually to the student demonstrating involvement and interest the wider community – along with a donation of £50 from Rotary Club funds.

You can find out more about this award at our site page, and please contact us if you require further information.