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Environmental Youth Speak 2019

Environmental Youth Speak Competition 2019

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council wish to invite your school to participate in the annual Environmental Youth Speak  competition. This competition attracts talented pupils who research and deliver inspiring talks on topics relating to environmental issues. Participants will receive a Certificate and the chance to win great prizes!

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council are offering the following prizes for each section of the competition:

Top prize of £200 for the winning school
£100 for the winning entry
£40 for 2nd place entry
£20 for 3rd place entry

All participants and guests will be provided with a complimentary buffet lunch.

This year’s topics are:

Junior Section (P6 & P7) How can the 5R’s help deal with our waste?
Senior Section (Y8, Y9 & Y10) No excuse for single use

The Youth Speak Competition will be held on:-

Date Venue

Wednesday, 27th March 2019

Registration:  9.00am

Start Time:     TBC

Studio Theatre

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council

Island Civic Centre

Lisburn
BT27 4RL

Applications are invited for entries of either 1 solo or 1 duet entry from each school. Schools may still bring along a second or third pupil to observe the event but a maximum of 4 people can be accommodated per school.

The closing date for entries is Friday, 15th March 2019.

Please contact waste.education@lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk or phone  028 9250 9439  for further details or to get request an application pack.


View the winning performances from 2018 below

 

Junior Section winners Jolie and Amy of Dundonald Primary School

 

Senior Section winner Casey Rix of Lagan College