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Beechwood Park crowned national debating champions
05/05/23: Beechwood Park School are celebrating after a team of three pupils won the national final of the annual Rotary Club Youth Speaks competition. Not only did the team win the overall competition but also achieved Best Chairperson and Best Opposer.
Boarding prep schools within reach of London
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