Montrose Academy pupils ready for big Rock Challenge

A moment from the Montrose entry.
A moment from the Montrose entry.

Montrose Academy will present ‘Always Winter but Never Christmas’ in the Scottish Final of the UK Rock Challenge on Friday, June 12 in the Caird Hall, Dundee.

Due to their success at the at the local Dundee events in March, Montrose Academy, Montrose, Forfar Academy, Forfar and Arbroath High School, the reigning Scottish Champions, have all qualified through to the prestigious Scottish event, which has a 7 pm start.

Tickets are priced at £12 and are available to purchase via the Caird Hall Box Office on 01382 434940 from Monday (May 25).

Chairman of the Be Your Best Foundation George Cooil has attended a number of the 2015 events and is looking forward to also showing his support across the finals. George said: “It has been a pleasure to watch such a diverse and high quality range of performances on this year’s tour and the finals are sure to be exceptional evenings. It really is rewarding to see how the youth of today can flourish in a 100% drug, tobacco and alcohol free environment.

“Every single participant involved in this year’s competition should be really proud of themselves as the commitment and dedication has been clear to see and the standard of performances higher than ever.”

Taking part in addition to the above are: Alness Academy, Dingwall Academy, Fraserburgh Academy, Kinross High School, Mackie Academy, Turriff Academy and Westhill Academy.