“I gained a lot of confidence and people skills during my time at Lincoln Minster School which have helped me to get to the place I am today.
“I have just enjoyed a year out which I spent teaching guitar and playing at gigs. I start studying at Birmingham Conservatorie of classical guitar in September 2017.
“It would be impossible to pick a favourite memory of my time at the school, although it would probably be one from the sixth form as I enjoyed those two years the most.
“My advice to current students would be to remember that obviously your exams are important but don’t forget that determination and a good personality are equally important and will serve you well.”