BBC School Reporters

July 2021: Interview - Ms Anne-Marie Dias Borges

PLS BBC Young Reporters interviewed BBC Business Africa Senior Broadcast Journalist and one of the 100 Most Influential African Women 2020, Anne-Marie Dias Borges. They have learned many things about the importance of speaking languages and how to get into the media industry. We thank Ms. Dias Borges for her time and looking forward to welcoming her to our school in the next academic year.    

You can watch the full interview on our @PLSEALDep Twitter account.   The link is:

Year 7 PLS BBC Young Reporters are: Keiran, Sheila, Diana, Cheik, Ibrahim, Mustapha, Boyiba and Abdulmalik     

May 2021: Interview - Mr Huw Edwards, BBC Reporter

On 18 May, a group of our Year 11 EAL students had the fantastic opportunity to interview Mr Huw Edwards from BBC news as part of World Press Freedom Day. Read on for their experiences of the event and be sure to check out our PLS EAL Department Twitter account (@PLSEALDep) to watch the full interview! 

Interviewed by BBC School Reporters: Iasmina, Bianca, Nuria, Kajenthiran, Carlos A, Nicolas, Kacper, Carlos S, Andres, Cristian, Said, Andi, Emilly and Nancy.

Emilly with huw    


15/03/2018- Big New Day- PLS BBC School Report is below:

PLS BBC School Reporters Interviewed the Turkish actress Pinar Ogun. Watch here 

PLS BBC School Reporters interviewed Mark Ruffalo about his latest film Avengers: Infinity War, his activism and life in general. Watch  Part1Part2 and Part3   

You can also see all the other clips and photos on this link.  


Prendergast BBC School Reporters welcomed BBC 10 O'clock News Presenter, Huw Edwards. Mr. Edwards ran a 'How to gather News' workshop and discussed about the importance of distinguishing fake news from the real news. Afterwards, BBC School Reporters interviewed Mr. Edwards. Watch here    

Our school was featured on BBC Media Centre and BBC School Reporters internet pages. Watch here and here.


PLS BBC School Reporters prepared and presented International Mother Language assemblies. You can watch and read it here.


PLS BBC School Reporters organised lunchtime events to raise the awareness for 25th November International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women. Read here.

You can watch the interviews here, here  and here

PLS School Reporters interviewed students about the importance of first languages on 26th September 2016, European Day of Languages and prepared PP presention to mark the day. You can watch this interviews here and here


PLS BBC School Reporters' Refugee Week Presentation Read here and here

PLS Art Festival is reported by one of the BBC School News Reporter. Read here.

PLS Students celebrated World Poetry Day on Monday the 21st March 2016. Read our blog about this fantastic day!

Read our blog about 10th Anniversary of BBC School Report- BBC Broadcasting House visit. 

On 10th March we were invited to BBC Broadcasting House for the 10th anniversary of BBC School Report.

Watch the video here  

We were also featured on BBC News

Watch it here

It was an amazing day! Thank you BBC!

PLS BBC School News Reporters' Presentation for 8th March International Women's Day

Read here 

PLS BBC News Reporters reporting for the News Practice day on 9th February 2016 Live stream with Tim Peake

Chinese New Year Presentation

PLS BBC News Reporters reporting for the News Practice day on 21st January 2016 Martin Luther King Junior Day Presentation Asking questions to Tim Peake

PLS BBC News Reporters reporting for the News Practice day on 10th December 2015 Part 1   Part 2   Part 3

PLS BBC News Reporters reporting for the News Practice day on 13th November 2015! Read here!   

We celebrated European Day of Languages at PLS. BBC School News Reporters took part in the year assemblies.

Students from Prendergast Ladywell School made the news for real on 19th March 2015 as they took part in BBC News School Report.

You can visit the BBC website to find more information on the BBC School Reporters project.

Watch a video of EAL students interviewing Mark Ruffalo.

We have just been awarded BBC School Reporters Challenge 1 Badge for the Christmas interview (this badge is in the gallery to the right).

Please see our BlogSpot for our visit to 'Now You See Me 2nd act' film set on Friday 6 March.

PLS BBC School News Reporters were interviewed by a BBC Producer - listen to the interview.

Here are the links of our blog entries from the wonderful World Poetry Day- Poetry writing workshops

Workshop1              Workshop2                 Watch a video clip of these workshops!

We also have a BBC School Reporters image gallery