December 2012: Student Nick plays hockey in Portugal


A FOURTEEN-year-old student from Haslingden High School got the chance to play hockey against teams from Portugal and France at an International Youth Sports Festival.

Year 9 student Nick Wheeler plays hockey for Bury Jaguars and they entered a team in the youth festival which was held this year in Portugal.

Nick said: “Last year Bury hosted the festival, and each year it is held in a different place. Next year it will be in Italy and I am hoping to be able to go again.”

To read more about Nick’s time in Portugal follow the link