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Home > Education and Museum > Last year’s Bank, Camera, Action competition

Last year’s Bank, Camera, Action competition

Last year we received over 100 films from UK secondary schools who took part in the Bank of England's first schools' film competition – Bank, Camera, Action.

The topic was ‘A day in the life of the New Fiver’, to celebrate the launch of the polymer £5 note in September 2016.



Last year’s winning films

​The most technically impressive category and overall winner

Calder High School, Hebden Bridge, W.Yorkshire

Key Stage 3 (years 7, 8 and 9) category

Immanuel College​, Bushey, Hertfordshire

​Key Stage 4 (years 10 and 11) category

Westlands School, Sittingbourne, Kent


Most creative category

Samuel Whitbread Academy​, Shefford, Bedfordshire



Highly Commended entries submitted in alphabetical order

​Alton College, Hampshire ​​Carwarden House School, Camberley, Surrey
Kinlochleven High School​, Highlands, Scotland Link Secondary School, Sutton, Surrey
Sackville School, Hildenborough, Kent Southend High School for Boys, Essex
​Stockport School, Cheshire ​​Stockport School, Cheshire
​Stockport School, Cheshire The Nelson Thomlinson School, Wigton, Cumbria
The Stephen Perse Foundation​, Cambridge