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2015, Year of the Sunflower, Schools competition

Hayes Garden World Summer Competition this year focuses on primary schools across the UK. If you are 11 years and under, we want you to design a packet for sunflower seeds. The 1st prize is £1,000, 2nd prize is £750 and the 3rd prize is £500 for your school. The winning designs will be printed and used by Thompson and Morgan for a variety of sunflowers to be sold at Hayes Garden World.


The prize money could be spent on a class trip to a range of attractions, including: Life Science Centre in Newcastle; Natural History Museum, London; Chester Zoo; Eden Project or Camping and Outdoor Activities here in the Lake District, or any other venue you would prefer. Just click here for some ideas of what you could do with the prize money.

There are learning objectives associated with the competition which satisfy some of the national curriculum criteria. Click here to read about the curriculum links.

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