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Will Awarded Excellence in Geography Award

Thursday, 12 January 2012

Former Sixth Form student Will Burrow has received an Excellence in Geography at A Level Award from the Royal Geographical Society with IBG.

The awards, which are granted to only the very highest achievers in A Level and GCSE examinations, are designed to promote interest and enjoyment of Geography more widely by recognising and rewarding the most outstanding performers each year. Will received a cash prize, in addition to a certificate personally signed by the Director of the Royal Geographical Society. Following his success in his geography A Level, Will is now continuing his studies at Cambridge University.

Mr Andrew Crompton, Head of Geography at Bolton School Boys' Division, was thrilled to receive notification of the award and commented: "Will was an outstanding Geographer, one of our best ever". Steve Brace, Head of Education and Outdoor Learning at the RGS-IBG, added: "The Royal Geographical Society with IBG is delighted to give Will an award for his achievement as one of this year's best Geography students."

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Will Burrows

Will has received an Excellence in Geography at A Level Award from the Royal Geographical Society