from the guests and the many artists who had an exhibiting space in the hotel.
Mr Millar said the competition is going from strength to strength and ‘we have been truly amazed will the calibre of all candidates this year’.
‘Having primary and secondary schools from all over Wexford take part is a testament that the community both near and far have a real interest and passion for arts and culture,’ he said.
At the presentation of prizes (from left) back – Robert Millar (Talbot Wexford Area Manager), Ciara O’Neill (runner-up, Junior Cert), April Freeney (runner-up, Leaving Cert), Rory Ward (winner, Leaving Cert), Ashley Hennessy (winner, Junior Cert) and Jenny Werner (Sales and Marketing Executive, Talbot Hotel); front – Aoife O’Dowd (runner-up, cat 2, primary school), Aideen O’Brien (runner-up, cat 1, primary school), Sarah McLoughlin (winner, cat 2, primary school) and George Kehoe (winner, cat 1, primary school).
George Kehoe, winner, primary school category 1.
Rory Ward, winner, leaving cert.
Ashley Hennessy, junior cert winner.
Sarah McLoughlin, winner, primary school category 2.