PICTURE SPECIAL: An evening celebrating the arts in Haddenham

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - author Steve Cole announces winners of 500 word story competition
Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - author Steve Cole announces winners of 500 word story competition

Haddenham Community Junior School celebrated all things arts on Friday April 27 with an evening event for pupils and parents.

This new event was the brainchild of arts teacher Cathy Duncan and featured displays of pupils writing, drawings and paintings.

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival - pupils doing a singing performance

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival - pupils doing a singing performance

As well as the displays of pupils work, there were live music and dance performances from some of the students.

Local children’s author Steve Cole was in attendance and presented two pupils with awards for winning a 500 Words story competition.

Maggie McLoughlin and Freya Kittel were the recipients.

Pictures by Derek Pelling Photography.

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - author Steve Cole pictured with winners of 500 word story competition - Freya Kittel and Maggie Mcloughlin (10)

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - author Steve Cole pictured with winners of 500 word story competition - Freya Kittel and Maggie Mcloughlin (10)

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - Jay (9) and Sophie (6) Mclean with dad George

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - Jay (9) and Sophie (6) Mclean with dad George

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival - pupils performing

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival - pupils performing

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - Kayleigh Hall (11) with her clock

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018 - Kayleigh Hall (11) with her clock

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Haddenham Junior School Arts Festival 2018

Dancers performing at Haddenham Junior School's arts festival - image courtesy of haddenham.net

Dancers performing at Haddenham Junior School's arts festival - image courtesy of haddenham.net