Mr Costello - Head of Robertson House

House Background...

Sir William Robertson, born and raised in Welbourn, is the only soldier in the history of the British Army to have risen from the lowest rank to the highest rank of Field Marshall.

About Me...

Subjects taught – Physical Education

How long have you taught at SWRA – 15 years

Past School/s –Trained at SWRA in 2004-2005 then taught at Central Sports College (now called Priory Ruskin) for 4 years before coming back to SWRA.

Studied At – Millersville University of Pennsylvania, USA.


Movie: All the Rocky films and Remember the Titans (Any films with sport in!)

Childhood Book:Half a Team by Michael Hardcastle (a fiction book about football)

Colour: Blue

Drink: Squash

Food: Cereal, bananas and pasta with meatballs!

Sports: I love every sport! (Football, judo and boxing are my favourites)

Some Other Stuff...

Hobbies: Playing sport and watching sport (especially Middlesbrough Football Club!)

Pets: None

Dislikes: Bad manners

Interesting fact/ talent? Represented England at Kickboxing and I’ve got Black Belts in Kickboxing and Judo.