Integrated primary schools have been waving good-bye to some colourful characters as they head off to populate “Scarecrow Wood” at this year’s Allianz Garden Show Ireland.
More than twenty figures created by pupils at integrated primaries all over Northern Ireland are expected to gather at Antrim Castle Gardens for the show which runs from 6-8 May 2016. Children were invited to enter creations in any or all of four categories in the contest which is run in conjunction with the IEF. Prizes will be awarded for the Scariest scarecrow and the best Traditional, Eco Friendly, and Allotment Scarecrows. There will also be an overall “Best in Show” award. (more…)Read More