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Boroughmuir High retains Scottish Consumer title

posted 24 Mar 2010, 18:07 by David Rintoul   [ updated 24 Mar 2010, 18:33 ]

Broughmuir High School have once more been crowned champions in the Scottish Young Consumer of the Year competition. In a thrilling quiz final held on Tuesday, 23rd March, at the Scottish Parliament, Boroughmuir High won a convincing victory over their three opposing teams; Linlithgow Academy, Ayr Academy, and Dingwall Academy.

In a turbulent economic climate, a range of pertinent issues were covered in the final with the hope of equipping all participants with knowledge of their rights and responsibilities as consumers and to give them essential life skills as they prepare for the world of work and study.

The winning team members were: Imogen Ross, Elspie Horne, Douglas Boubert (captain) and Alice Mackenzie.