Fallibroome Academy Year 7 Maths student Nathan Herbert receives The Ian Porteous Award by winning First Prize in the MEM Open Challenge 2017.

MEM (Mathematical Education in Merseyside) has been running Challenge competitions in February half term since the late 1970s. The Challenge is aimed at students in Years 7 and 8, and the competition itself attracts about 1,000 entries annually. Students complete the competition during February Half Term. Nathan Herbert from The Fallibroome Academy won this year’s challenge and received his award at Liverpool University on Wednesday 10th May.