Winning School receives competition award

Terry Mason, David Skinner & Joshua Parr with pupils from Blackboys School

Following the Lions ROAR Competition Final in December 2017, Uckfield Lions President David Skinner MJF, Past District Governor, Terry Mason representing ROAR & Competition Manager, Joshua Parr from 7billionideas, presented Blackboys School with their Amazon Book ‘Trash to Treasure’.

The Head Teacher, Mr Sullivan set up an assembly to receive the prize.

ROAR is a competition for innovative David Skinner addressing the assembly ideas from schools.

Twenty schools competed at the Millennium Seed Bank at Wakehurst. The final was itself a great success and the prize for the best innovative idea was awarded by an independent panel of judges to Blackboys School for ‘Trash to Treasure’ and the second prize to Framfield School for their floating solar panels idea.

Both schools were supported by Uckfield and District Lions Club.