Young Ramnoth Junior School pupil impresses judges with peace poster and progresses in Lions worldwide competition

Peace Poster Competition

Peace Poster Competition - Credit: Archant

A year six pupil’s peace poster will feature in a worldwide competition after being picked as the best in Wisbech.

Peace Poster Competition

Peace Poster Competition - Credit: Archant

Ramnoth Junior School pupils Laurynas Budrys’ poster was praised for its originality, artistic merit and portrayal of the contest theme “Peace, Love and Understanding” by a panel of judges.

Laurynas’ poster has been entered into the 27th annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest, which is sponsored by Lions Clubs International.

He was awarded with a winner’s certificate and a £30 cash voucher by Wisbech Lions Club president Raymond Hill.

Ugnius Grevys and Iveta Sliaukeryte were also awarded certificates and cash vouchers for second and third placed entries.


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Wisbech Lions Club president Raymond Hill, speaking about the entrants, said: ”It is obvious that these young people have strong ideas about what peace means to them.

“I`m so proud that we were able to provide them with the opportunity to share their visions.”

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One grand prize winner and 23 merit award winners will be selected. The grand prize includes a cash award of £3,000. The 23 merit award winners will each receive a certificate and a cash award of £300.

Lions Club International is the world’s largest service club organisation with 1.35 million members in more than 46,000 clubs in 208 countries and geographic areas.

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