Our annual credit union art competition is in its 35th year and we had over 300 entries from individuals and the 56 Primary Schools in our Common Bond this year.
The theme was The Force of Nature and the judges remarked that the standard this year was very high and they had a very difficult job choosing our winners.
We had 4 categories for prizes.
Starting with the Age 7 years and under we have
1st Niamh Kehoe, Clongeen NS
2nd Cathal Cullen, Clongeen NS
3rd Sarah Quigley, Oylegate NS
Next is the 8-10 Years
1st Molly Byrne, St. Colmans, Ballindaggin
2nd Adam Phylan, Caim NS
3rd Emma Reville, Clongeen NS
11-13 Year Category we have
1st Emily Deacon, St.Mary’s NS
2nd Niall Byrne, Oylegate NS
3rd Sarah Phylan, Caim NS
SPECIAL CATEGORY ADULT we have only 1 prize to give away – to Jim Byrne of Bree – this is a hat-trick for Jim, this is his 3rd year in a row winning a prize.
Congratulations to all our winners they did a fabulous job. Our winners were put forward to our Regional Competition and we are thrilled to announce that Molly Byrne came 2nd in the 8-10 years category, so very well done Molly.