Bempton pupil wins award for Olympic design

Sam Almond with his award.
Sam Almond with his award.

A BEMPTON Primary School pupil has had a blooming brilliant summer after winning a top award.

Sam Almond has been crowned the winner of an East Riding of Yorkshire Council run competition to design a flower bed to celebrate the Olympics.

Winner Sam Almond in front of the Olympic themed flower bed he designed.

Winner Sam Almond in front of the Olympic themed flower bed he designed.

Sam is pictured in front of flower bed which contains his prize winning design at Sewerby Hall and Gardens.

Also pictured, from left to right are Marie Gascoigne, facility manager at Sewerby, Councillor Margaret Chadwick, Sam’s grandmother Kathleen Brown, Jason Smith-Butkiss, ground services team member, Councillor Chad Chadwick, chairman of the council, Sam’s mother Jeanette Almond and Martin Burnhill, senior facility manager, coastal services.