Winners of Donegal Road Safety art competition announced

Winners come from Malin Town, Moville, Stranorlar, Letterkenny, Milford and Ramelton

Winners of Donegal  Road Safety art competition announced

Winners announced in road safety art competition


 

The Donegal Road Safety Working Group and Finn Harps Football Club have announced the winners of the Primary School Road Safety Art Competition. This year the children submitted their entries online with excellent drawings being submitted by children and the competition continues to be popular with Primary school children in Donegal.

 Overall Winner:

Caitlin McLaughlin, Scoil Treasa Naofa, Malin Town.

Runners Up:

Ella Doherty, Scoil Eoghain, Moville.

William Magee, Robertson NS, Stranorlar.

Rosie Corkery, Little Angels Special School, Letterkenny. 

Darcey Nash, Scoil Mhuire, Milford.

Zach Ferry, Scoil Cholmcille, Drumman, Ramelton.

The winning entry will feature at Kernan’s Supermarkets, Newtowncunningham, Drumkeen and Ramelton, who sponsor the Finn Harps Academy and Schools Programme. The wonderful array of drawings received shows the creative ability that children in our schools have.

Road Safety Officer with Donegal County Council, Brian O’Donnell, thanked all the schools for participating in the competition.

“I would like to congratulate all the winners and thank all the schools for again getting behind this very important road safety initiative. The safety of all road users continues to be a priority and due to the current restrictions the art competition was promoted online this year and once again the standard of drawings submitted was amazing across all ages. The competition reinforces the message of road safety, encourages school children to use very unique drawings to highlight how to avoid various dangers on our roads.”

 John Campbell, Finn Harps Underage Secretary added thhis competition is very popular with the Primary School children.

"Finn Harps are delighted to continue to help promote road safety awareness in Donegal. It is great to see that the pupils, through their drawings, are contributing to raising awareness of the dangers on our roads.”

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