Issued: December 12, 2016
PICTURES: Pictures of Erin with her winning design, her certificate and Epping Town Mayor Les Burrows, Deputy Town Mayor Tony Church and her parents Steve and Claire can be viewed and downloaded HERE
Robin-themed design wins Epping Town Council's Christmas card competition
A Robin-themed design has won this year's Epping Town Council Christmas card competition.
Some 250 entries from children at local schools were entered for the competition with the 'Have a Rocking Robin Christmas!' entry by Coopersale Hall School pupil Erin Manojlovic, aged seven, judged the winner.
Her design features on the town council's Christmas card of which some 150 have been sent this year.
Erin received her prize and a certificate from Town Mayor Les Burrows and Deputy Town Mayor Tony Church at the school assembly today.
Runners-up were Beatrice Haag, aged 7 (Epping Primary School), Kacey Thompson, aged eight (Coopersale and Theydon Garnon Primary School), Larna Morgan, aged ten Epping Primary School) and Sophie Radcliffe, aged ten (Coopersale and Theydon Garnon Primary School).
Town Mayor Les Burrows said: "Congratulations to Erin and all the other children who entered the competition this year. We had a very difficult task judging the winner as there was such a festive variety to choose from."