Young Textile Design Competition 2015

March 2015

Gold award winner CHARLOTTE COPE, Lakelands Academy, Ellesmere

Silver award winner SOPHIA BEGUM, Lakelands Academy, Ellesmere

Bronze award winner POPPY McBRIDGE, Lakelands Academy, Ellesmere

Highly Commended FRANCESCA WHYTE, Thomas Adams School, Wem

Commended EMMA JONES, Lakelands Academy, Ellesmere

Mayor of Ellesmere with Lakelands Academy member of staff

The inaugural young textile design competition was held in march this year at St. Mary’s church, Shrewsbury with entries coming from 15 students. All were of a very high standard and students and their teachers are to be congratulated on their efforts. Thanks go to the judges for their work and the mayors of Shrewsbury, Ellesmere and Wem for their support at the awards ceremony. Due to the success of the competition it will be repeated in 2016.



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