35 NLTKD students attended the Quarterly Coloured Belt Gradings, for student from White to Red belts. This was held for first time at new venue, Gladesmore Community School. The grading was conducted by Master Tony Sewell, 7th Dan. All students passed.
A new branch of the NLTKD school at Glademore Community School has now opened. We seem to have around 15 new students and growing. Membership is open to all but students, staff and family members of the school have discounted membership fees. Lessons are held on Tuesdays and Fridays. Assistant instructors, Mr. Ojokor (Associate Headteacher) and Mr Husbands (ex-Gladesmore student) are both former NLTKD students under Mr Williamson-Taylor.
Trivia – Chipmunk, the popular rapper/singer went to Glademore Community school
The Xmas party was a success as usual. Most students, family and friends attended and the pizza’s disappeared faster than supply. Next social event will be the Summer beach party.
20 NLTKD students attended the Coloured Belt Grading, held at Cann Hall Methodist Church, Leytonstone, London. The grading was conducted by Mister Gordon Slater (South East Regional Co-ordinator) 6th Dan. All students passed.