Congratulations to the scarecrow sculptors of Mill Strand Integrated Primary School, whose creation “Scaremaid” carried off the top award at Allianz Garden Show Ireland as well as winning “Most Eco Friendly” prize.
“Scaremaid” took her place in Scarecrow Avenue at the Garden Show at Antrim Castle Gardens last weekend (5-7 May 2017).
Sixteen scarecrows from all over Northern Ireland delighted visitors to the festival of flowers and food, in a competition run by Allianz in conjunction with the IEF for creative teams from integrated primary schools.
Pupils were asked to enter figures in any or all of four categories and the winners this year were:
Scariest Scarecrow: Deadly Stitch Phoenix IPS
Commended: Evil Headless Tomato Jack Kilbroney IPS
Most Eco Friendly: Scaremaid Mill Strand IPS
Commended: Fleur Round Tower IPS
Best Traditional: Little crow Peep Phoenix IPS
Commended: Integrated Ivan Forge IPS
Best Legend of NI: Finn Mac Cool Cranmore IPS
Commended: Carl Frampton Six Mile IPS
Best overall : Scaremaid Mill Strand IPS
Commended Overall: Hans Sloan Killyleagh IPS
Well done to all the schools whose imagination and teamwork brought an extra element of fun and colour to Allianz Garden Show Ireland this year
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