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Sports Desk Archive 2013/14

Here you will find lots of information about everything sporty in Bedford during 2013-14. Please scroll down and take a look at the range of activities our children participated in.


For current activities please go back to the link on the Sports Desk Page for 2014-15.

Bedford Football Team 2013/14

Well done to our football team who played a flurry of games on the run up to Easter culminating in an 8-1 win over St. Elizabeth's at home. Mr Stafford is extremely proud of the boys saying "they have all worked extremely hard over recent weeks and their performance showed this". It was a great team effort with goals scored by Josh, Nathan, Thomas, Jack, Jamie and Mark.

Bedford Football Super Star!

On Monday 14th July 2014, Josh Halliwell Year 5 went along to Bootle Town Hall where an award ceromny was being held. Mr. Stafford and Mrs. King had nominated Josh for the Bootle Schools Sportsman Award for Bedford Primary and we are pleased to announce that he was successful! Congratulations Josh!

Bedford Primary Athletics 2013/14

Bedford Primary came fourth out of eleven schools participating in the Indoor Athletics competition on the 31st January, our children were great ambassadors and it was a debut for our brand new sports kit which looked fantastic!

Bedford Netball Team News 2013/14


Latest news June 2014: Well done to our netball team, great winning form agaist Our Lady of Walsingham 8-4and All Saints 14-. Our netball team will be playing Christ Church 27.06.14 and our Lady of Walsingham again next week (date tbc) 

The Netball league is underway! Bedford netball players get ready for another successful season!  We wish our netball team lots of luck to maintain their outstanding record.


Unfortunately, Bedford lost their first game against Christ Church, however it has made them more determined to win the rest of their games.  Additionally, it was the first outing of their brand new kit.  Check the pictures below to see how smart they look!


Their next game is on Thursday at Home against Our Lady of Walsingham.  We wish them lots of luck!  Team Bedford is behind you! 

Bedford Netball Team 2013/14

Basketball 2013-14

Well done to our girls basketball team who came 3rd out of 12 local schools who participated in the South Sefton Basketball Tournament.

Rounders Tournament


Congratulations to our Rounders Team, who won both their games against All Saints and Star of the Sea! Team Bedford is very proud of you all!

Sports Leaders


Some of our year 5 and 6 pupils went on a course to learn sports leadership skills. The children brought the newly acquired skills back to Bedford where they have been leading sports games and activities during playtimes.

Merseyside School Games


On Friday 4th of July 2014, four of our Sports Leaders went along to be the official photographers at the Merseyside School Games.  This year's games were held at Wavertree Sports Park, and despite heavy rain, Linette, Sophie, Josh and Wade had a great day!  Their brief was was to photograph examples of competitors displaying one of the Olympic Values, which include respect, teamwork, determination, passion, honesty and self belief!

Skipping Workshops


Team Bedford were very lucky to have a visitor into school to teach us different skipping skills and styles.  Every class was given a session with the experienced coach.  Everybody loved the day!  At the end of the day everybody came together in an assembly to demonstrate the skills they had learnt.

Sport Relief 2014

A big thank you to everyone for supporting Sport Relief, we raised a wonderful £337 for this important charity which works to support people who lead incredibly tough lives.  Well done Team Bedford :) Check us out below!

Bedford does Sport Relief 2014

Bedford does Sport Relief 2014 Photo Page

World Cup Intra School Competition


As the World Cup is currently underway, we decided we'd get involved! As well as our World Cup week, each class chose some teams to compete in our World Cup intra competition.  Each team has played their fixtures in the group stages and some teams are now advancing into the final stages.  Who will win?

The Commonwealth Games and World Cup

Recently, some of our Year 4 and Year 5 pupils attended an exciting event at Litherland Sports Park. They took part in football and  a variety of games against other schools.

World Cup Fever!

Today saw the semi finals of our intra-school world cup tournament. Tomorrow will see the final between 5D1 and 4A3! Who will be victorious in the Bedford World Cup?

The World Cup Final

Our World Cup final was a fiercly contested match between 5D1 and 4A3! After end to end goals and nail biting action, the momentum finally swung 5D1's way - they emerged victorious with a 6-4 win!

Special Events


Sports Marketplace 12th February 2014

To co-incide with Parents' Evening, Bedford families are invited to attend our first Sports Marketplace to be held in our school hall from 2.45pm on Wednesday 12th February. The Sports Marketplace will be an excellent opportunity for you to find out more about what activities are available locally for you and your family to enjoy.

Sports Marketplace 2014 Photo Sheet