David Newell

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David Newell
David became a full time tutor in September 2011. His qualifications include a B.Ed. (Hons) and a B.Sc. (Hons).

David has been teaching in Trafford since 1979 first at Ashton on Mersey School and then at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls. During his time teaching David has taught Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Maths to GCSE and Physics to A-Level. He is also an examiner for AQA, OCR and Edexcel. In addition David has been a tutor of 11+ for over 20 years and has a wealth of experience in preparing students for all types of examinations.

David has been a keen chess player since he learned how to play while in college.

Teaching his children to play chess, they all competed in their first tournaments while still at primary school, each of them representing England during their childhood. David still plays regularly for East Cheshire Chess Club and competes at tournaments as often as he can. David has visited several other countries to compete there and each year he takes part in the British Chess Championships.

David is also a keen ballroom dancer. Alongside Ange, he attends the Topaz dance school as often as he can.

The jive is David’s favourite dance although he is proficient in many types of ballroom and latin techniques. He is proud to hold medals for achievement in both ballroom and latin dancing and considers himself a future candidate for Strictly Come Dancing!

David Newell