Haven High Academy student Tom Appleyard has been given a financial boost towards
his developing cricketing career.
Tom has recently been selected in the Lincolnshire County Cricket Club’s under-16
squad ready for the 2014 season and as a result has been granted £300 towards kit
and expenses as part of the Academy’s commitment to its Gifted and Talent students.
The talented leg-spinner, pictured receiving his grant from Executive Head Mr Adrian
Reed, plays for Boston Cricket Club and has already attended a number of County training
sessions this winter.
Mr Reed said: “We are delighted to be able to support Tom. For a number of years
schools have received additional funding for the support of its Gifted and Talented
“The Boston Witham Academies Federation has always ensured that these funds are used
to the benefit of individual students supporting their sporting, musical or artistic