Congratulations to Jacob Mallinson who has been selected to play for the North of England football squad. QE’s football coaches are proud of Jacob’s achievements, playing at a high standard of football for Newton Aycliffe FC and QE’s first team. His recognition at County Level with Durham Schools has led to selection for the North of England and he now pushing for full England honours. We look forward to seeing how he gets on. He thoroughly deserves this success for the hard work he puts into the game. Well done Jacob!”  Jacob has a further two trials to get into the full England squad – good luck from everyone at QE!

Jacob is currently studying Sport & Leisure, Graphics and Criminology. After he finishes his studies at QE he hope to go to the USA to take up a Football Scholarship.