Capturing the action

The latest fun activity on offer during Burnley High School’s clubs sessions is Capturing the Flag.

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The game, which sees two teams split into defenders and attackers attempt to take control of their opponents’ prized flag, has changed little for decades.

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Strategy, enthusiasm and athletic ability are all called on as the students vie for the honour of being the winning side.

 

Organiser Miss Walmsley said the game helped foster team spirit and new friendships.

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“Above all it is great fun,” she added.

Words and pictures:The Newshounds team