Actor Tom Hughes returns to Upton-by-Chester High for awards evening

Event on Tuesday, July 14, celebrated pupils' achievements

Headteacher Paula Dixon with Andrew Higginson (left) chairman of Morrisons and actor Tom Hughes

Rising star actor Tom Hughes returned to his old high school last week for an awards evening.

Upton-by-Chester High School held its annual awards ceremony on Tuesday, July 14, to celebrate their students’ achievements throughout the year.

Former pupil Tom , now a television and film actor recently seen starring in BBC2’s spy thriller The Game and modelling for Burberry, was joined by Andrew Higginson, who has had a distinguished career at the forefront of UK retailing and is the current chairman of Morrisons.

A school spokesperson said: “It was a special night for all who attended and guests were also treated to some wonderful musical performances by students.”

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