On 9th May we were fortunate to welcome 26 WOHAA teams to the UK House of Lords to share their journeys with a panel of esteemed judges for a fantastic and inspiring day.

Congratulations this year go to students from:

Brampton Manor Academy, East Ham

Drayton Manor High School, Hanwell

Dulwich College, Dulwich Common

Forest School, Snaresbrook

International School of Geneva, Switzerland

Jewish Free School, Hendon

London Academy of Excellence, Stratford

Lycee Francais Charles de Gaulle, Kensington

Mayfield School, Dagenham

Mill Hill County High School, Mill Hill

Royal Russell School, Croydon

The Henrietta Barnett School, Hampstead

The Royal Masonic School for Girls, Rickmansworth

The Grey Coat Hospital, Westminster

Villiers High School, Southall

West Kirby Grammar School, Liverpool

Whitgift School, Croydon

Our judging panel consisted of:

Rosie Blau, editor of 1843 the Economist's lifestyle and culture magazine

The Rt. Hon. Lord Robin Butler, retired long-serving British civil servant who served under five different Prime Ministers

Jackie Cooper, Senior Advisor at Edelman PR

George Farha, founder and Chairman of the GSP group

Lord Jitesh Gadhia, ex-investment banker and head of the Gadhia Foundation

Henry Holland, founder and owner of House of Holland (fashion house)

The Rt. Hon. Lord Tom McNally, former senior Downing Street adviser and founding member of the SDP. Now Leader of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords

Professor Lord Bhiku Parekh, eminent political theorist

T/DAC Amanda Pearson, Deputy Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police

Richard Woolley, Studio Director for Design Research and Special Operations at Jaguar Land Rover

Unfortunately we were unable to take any photographs due to security reasons within the venue, but it was a fantastic day with so much energy and effort displayed so congratulations!

Join us on June 26th for our Awards Ceremony to celebrate all of our teams' achievements, further details on our event page or click below to book your ticket.

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