student wins prestigious award for fighting discrimination
Highbridge school pupil has won a prestigious award for challenging
Cain from Highbridge's King Alfred School Sixth Form was presented
the prestigious individual prize during the annual Somerset Anne
ceremony recognises the work of young people from across Somerset
who challenge discrimination of all kinds.
was rewarded for her work as a member of the UK Youth Parliament
and in working tirelessly to combat bullying in schools,"
said King Alfred School's Simon Aylward.
book, full of activities and ideas to raise awareness and to defeat
bullying, has been distributed across schools in Sedgemoor."
fully deserves this prize as she continues to be an active citizen
and role model for younger people in our community."
was given the award by Eva Schloss, Anne Franks step-sister,
who recalled her own Holocaust experiences.