England beat Argentina...in school world cup

A primary school in Cumbria is hosting a World Cup competition with a difference. Teachers and pupils at Brook Street School are taking part in a world cup themed celebration to encourage interest in other cultures.

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School world cup brings a few surprise results

The World Cup may be coming to a close but for one school in Carlisle it's just getting started.

Brook Street Primary has 13 different first languages and is holding its own tournament to celebrate countries around the world.

The competition kicked off this morning and, among the surprise results, was a 2-1 victory for England over Argentina.

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Cumbrian school to host it's own World Cup competition

Brook Street School to host it's own World Cup competition Credit: ITV News Border

As the world prepares for the World Cup final, a primary school in Cumbria is hosting a World Cup competition with a difference.

Thirteen different languages are spoken at Brook Street School - making it one of the most diverse populations in our region.

Teachers and pupils are taking part in a world cup themed celebration to encourage interest in other cultures.

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