Competition win joy for Academy duo

Lewis Gray and Hannah Macpherson were Girvan Academy’s winners in the recent Burns Federation Schools competition held at Irvine Royal Academy on March 8th.

Hannah was the winner in the S3/S4 singing category for her rendition of The Slaves Lament where she was joined by Jonathan Reed on piano and Davie Hunter on guitar.

Meanwhile Lewis was second in the S3/S4 poetry category for his recital of the Burns poem Willie Wastle.

The two of them will now represent Ayrshire at the World Federations Schools competition at Prestwick Academy on 26th April.

The last time Girvan Academy were there Sarah Getgood won the competition in the S5/S6 category.