Victoria Cross Award to former pupil

26 Feb 2015

The school is very proud to announce that a former pupil, Lance Corporal Joshua Leakey, age 27 years, of the Parachute Regiment, has been awarded the Victoria Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan. A link is attached with the full story.

As indicated on our Scholarship Awards’ Board in the Front Hall, Josh was awarded a scholarship to Christ’s Hospital in 1999.  His younger brother, Ben, was also a pupil here.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/military-courage-recognised-in-operational-honours-list