12 May 2015 by Madeleine McGirk
The Final of the 2015 Euroquiz took place on Monday 11th May and saw Carmondean Primary School from West Lothian emerge victorious.
Team members Sam Tischler, Claire Reilly, Andrew Danskin and Joy Koay won in the final buzzer round against the runners up from St Mary’s Duntocher Primary School in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire. Alloway Primary School from South Ayrshire also did excellently, coming in at third place.
The final saw 30 teams of P6 pupils gather in the Scottish Parliament Debating Chamber after winning their regional heats. Deputy Presiding Officer Elaine Smith MSP acted as quizmaster, putting the pupils through their paces and Head of the European Parliament Office in Scotland, Per Johansson, gave the answers after each round.
Since January 416 schools, from areas all across Scotland have taken part in the Euroquiz, with 30 reaching the final stage.