The 2012 Jack Petchey Outstanding Achievement Awards took place today at the Olympic Suite, John Lewis Stratford City.

We were delighted that Jack Petchey OBE and triple Paralympic medallist, Liz Johnson presented the short-listed nominees with framed certificates and then announced the 3 Outstanding Achievers, and awarded them trophies for their Outstanding Achievements.

3rd place was Grant Rose from All Saints School in Barking, 2nd place was Elisha Butcher from Eastbrook School in Dagenham but the winner was Mahfuz Ahmad from Oak Lodge School for the Deaf in Wandsworth.

The 3 winners here are pictured with Liz Johnson, Paralympic triple medallist.

Ruth Scharvona, General Manager of John Lewis Stratford City also presented the Panathlon Charity with a fundraising cheque to support the Panathlon Challenge in 2013. See news story here.

In all 14 young people were awarded Jack Petchey Outstanding Achievement Awards and Jack Petchey CBE was full of praise for their efforts

For more details on our previous awards click here.
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