The Second event organised on the 7th was the GCSE achievement awards, presented to the young people of Tameside who this year gained exceptional GCSE results.
The awards were presented by Keith Parry OBE and Mohima Mahzabin. Keith, a retired teacher works with the Just Help Foundation on education projects such as the Saturday School which ran at the Just Help offices in Hyde this summer. Chief guests at the event were Bangladesh High Commisioner, Councillor Wohibur Rahman Tipu, Farque Ahmed MBE, G. M. Choudhury MBE, A. K. M. Abdul Mossabbir MBE, Shahmsuddin Ahmed MBE and Saki Choudhury MBE. Also present were councillors from around the North-West U.K. joined by community leaders and parents from Tameside and other towns in the area.
It was a well attended, very positive event celebrating young people and their educational excellence. Next year the organisers aim for bigger and better and bigger and better exam results too.
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