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Summer art competition winners

Over the summer the Parish Council were delighted to have supported Felsted Primary School art competition. There were 3 age categories, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-11 years old.

The entries were judged by Graham Harvey, Chair of Felsted Parish Council and Richard Freeman, Councillor. The prizes were presented by Frances Marshall, Vice-Chair of the council.

Graham commented “It was lovely to see so many children involved in the competition. The standard and different ideas in the pictures were amazing, making it very difficult to decide the winners. Congratulations to everyone who took part”.

The winners were  Max Reece – aged 5, Pheobe Peart – aged 7 and Mary Purcell – aged 11.

Main picture reproduced courtesy Dunmow Broadcast

Light news: L’Etape London cycle event

On 23rd September the L’Etape London cycle event will be taking place.

Following the Tour de France route, cyclists will be passing through the parish from mid-morning to mid-afternoon.

The event is now in its 4th year and is a popular mass participation cycle event on predominantly open roads. The event is open to general entries rather than professional riders.

TP ICAP L’Etape London is a non-competitive cycle sportive organised by Human Race Events (part of ASO organisers of Le Tour de France).


Light News: Reminder, Felsted Primary School Big Summer art competition viewing

Felsted Parish Council is proud to present, in collaboration with Felsted Primary school: The Big Summer Art Competition.

The Theme is Summer

There are three age categories: 4yrs-6 yrs, 7yrs-9 yrs and 10 yrs to 11 yrs.

There are two prizes for the winner and runner-up in all three age categories: First prize is a £40 ‘Works’ voucher and the second prize is a £20 ‘Works’ voucher.  

All entries will be exhibited at the Memorial Hall on 11Th  August from 10.30 am until 1 pm.

Entry is open to those attending the Primary School. All entries should be no larger than A4 and should have the name and age of the entrant written clearly on the back.

All entries should have reached Mr Silvester before or on the 17th July 2018.

Good luck everyone and we hope you enjoyed creating your artwork.