The National Final of the Routes into Languages Cymru Spelling Bee Competition 2014/15 was held at Cardiff University on 2nd July 2015.  It was a fantastic event at which multilingual spellers from schools all over Wales came together to compete in French, German, Spanish and Welsh 2nd Language competitions.

We would like to thank every one of the 3655 competitors who took part throughout the year and also the teachers for their support.

Following success in preliminary rounds and by showing a high level of competitive standard throughout, the judges were delighted to announce the following winners:

FRENCH
1st
– Heath Webb – Ysgol Gyfun Bro Morgannwg
2nd – Millie James – Ysgol Gyfun Bro Edern
3rd – Matilda Kirk – Ysgol Penglais
4th – Angharad Rhodes – Holyhead High

SPANISH
1st
 – Alexandru Smaradescu – Corpus Christi RC High School
2nd – Frances Woodward – Ysgol Glanymor
3rd – Francesco Buono – The Cathedral School
4th – Ella Kotechka – Howell’s School

WELSH 2ND LANGUAGE
1st –  Rookmini Mukhopadhyay – Howell’s School
2nd – Holly Passant – Howell’s School
3rd –  Ellen Jones – Bryngwyn School
4th – Chiara Robinson – Bishop Gore School

GERMAN
1st
– Emma Hinde – St Joseph’s Catholic & Anglican High School
2nd – Erica Williams – Ysgol Eirias
3rd
– Haf Edwards – St Joseph’s Catholic & Anglican High School

Congratulations to you all.

Registrations for the 2015/16 competition are now open www.spellingbeecymru.co.uk

Spelling Bee National Final Winners 2014/15