Friends of Fishergate

The Winning Pumpkins!

What an amazing array of scary pumpkins you created! It was wonderful to receive so many great entries, WELL DONE EVERYONE

We raised a massive £258 for Carecent who support homeless people in our city. Whoop whoop!

And…Drum Roll Please… the Winners of the 2020 Fishergate Pumpkin Competition are:

Tau C and Karthi R

WOW! Well done!

And big high fives to the highly commended runner ups:

John W
Aishinee D
Connie L
Isla T

Certificates and prizes can be collected for winners and runner ups from the School Office after Wednesday. Thank you everyone for your fun participation. You are all Fishergate Stars!

Big thanks too, to Mr Bartlett for the very difficult job of judging.Friends of Fishergate

Spooktacular Pumpkin Designs!

What a very creative lot you all are – we are very impressed with all the entries so far to this year’s Pumpkin competition! Some of the email communication about the Pumpkin Competition was incorrect. Please can you send your entry to this email: if you haven’t already done so and we will add them to the galleries. Thanks so much.

Pumpkin Carving Competition Goes Online!

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It’s that time of year. Time to get your pumpkin carving skills going. This year we can’t do a spooky pumpkin parade, but we can do an online competition! So carve a pumpkin at home and send a photo of it (along with the child’s name and year group – *no children in the photos please*) to and make a donation via

The photos will all be displayed here on the school website and our fantastic school volunteer Mr Bartlett will pick 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners from EYU / KS1 and from KS2. Winners will receive a beautiful certificate and a spooky prize. And all funds raised go to the fabulous charity