Jack Petchy Speak Out Challenge


Representing Abbs Cross in the Jack Petchey ‘Speak Out Challenge’, Alex delivered an incredibly powerful and thought provoking speech about his experiences of the difficulties and prejudices facing those identifying as transgender.

The audience responded with great warmth to Alex throughout the speech and thunderous applause erupted at its conclusion in recognition of the emotional maturity that Alex described so eloquently and passionately.  The judges too appreciated the content, delivery and passion of Alex’s speech and awarded Alex Runner-Up in the Havering Competition.

Please use the following link to view the full article including a video of the speech – http://www.speakoutchallenge.com

Congratulations Alex – what a fantastic achievement!