The winners and runners-up have been announced in Monica Lennon MSP’s 2018 Christmas Card Competition, which was open to schools across Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse.
• The winner was Faith Lindsay from Primary Four at St. Mary’s Primary School in Larkhall.
• The runners up were Kirsten Shanks (Primary 7), St Mary’s Primary School in Larkhall, Saarah Farrukh (Primary 7) and Lewis Kirkwood (Primary 1/2) from St Elizabeth’s in Hamilton, and Mollie Ludlow (Primary 6) from Quarter Primary School in Hamilton.
The winner and runners up received vouchers for Vue Cinema in Hamilton and some Christmas goodies.
The competition was generously sponsored by the following local businesses:
• Hamilton Academical Football Club
• CST Global – Compound Semiconductor Technologies (based at Hamilton International Technology Park)
• Dunns Food and Drinks
Monica Lennon MSP said:
“I’ve been absolutely delighted by the response to my Christmas Card competition, and there were so many fantastic designs to choose from. Thank you to all the pupils who took part, and a big congratulations to the winner Faith Lindsay from St. Mary’s Primary in Larkhall and to all the fabulous runners up.
“Thank you also to the generous sponsors who made it possible for this competition to take place – Hamilton Accies, CST Global and Dunns Food and Drinks.
“I’m looking forward to sharing the winning design on my card with local people and businesses across the area, and wish everyone a Merry Christmas and peaceful New Year when it arrives.”