Environmental Postal Calendar Winners Welcomed


Chairperson Reveals Winners in Environmental Calendar Poster Competition.

Newry Mourne and Down District Council held a reception at Council Offices for primary and secondary school pupils, to reveal the winning posters in this year’s Schools’ Environmental Calendar poster competition.

Council Chairperson, Councillor Roisin Mulgrew, said: “I am pleased to present the winners with a specially framed copy of their winning poster as part of their prize.

The winning pupils with Council Chair, Cllr Roisin Mulgrew.

“I would like to congratulate the winners and the pupils whose posters were shortlisted, who also received certificates of achievement. I’d like to thank all the pupils who participated in this competition, from sixty two schools across the district. The winning artwork, on display here today, is outstanding and I am really looking forward to seeing the completed calendar in December.”

The winning pupils are:

Front Cover – Katie Mcgivern, Sacred Heart Grammar School, Newry

January – Sarah-Jane Mcnally, Saint Colman’s Primary School, Saval

February – Reannah Patterson, Kilkeel High School

March – Lily Ferguson, Annalong Primary School

April – Peter Kelly, Ballyholland Primary School

May – Alice Ballentine, Shimna Integrated College, Newcastle

June – Donnchadh Murdock, Carrick Primary School, Burren

July – Kathleen Mcevoy, Our Lady’s Grammar School, Newry

August – Méabh Hull, Saint Joseph’s Primary School, Strangford

September – Cara Donaghy, Saint Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen

October – Sharath Chandra Vadiyala, Abbey Cbs, Newry

November – Ellie Jo Mccabe, Saint Malachy’s High School, Castlewellan

December – Lucia Vallely, Saint Malachy’s Primary School, Ballymoyer.

In oder in the photograph are:

BACK ROW L-R Sharath Chandra Vadiyala Abbey CBS Newry, Alice Ballentine Shimna Integrated College Newcastle, Kathleen McEvoy Our Lady’s Grammar School Newry, Cara Donaghy Saint Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen, Ellie Jo McCabe, Saint Malachy’s High School Castlewellan,

MIDDLE ROW L-R Lily Ferguson Annalong Primary School, Lucia Vallely Saint Malachy’s Primary School Ballymoyer, Reannah Patterson Kilkeel High School,
FRONT ROW L-R Peter Kelly Ballyholland Primary School, Méabh Hull Saint Joseph’s Primary School Strangford, Chairperson Newry, Mourne and Down Council, Councillor Roisin Mulgrew, Katie McGivern Sacred Heart Grammar School Newry, Donnchadh Murdock Carrick Primary School Burren, Sarah Jane McNally Saint Colman’s Primary School Saval.