Town & Country take schools glove design challenge nationwide

The competition has been running since March 4 2016 and has attracted more than 400 entrants.

Following the Leicestershire gardening glove competition for children, Town & Country launched a nationwide competition for 4-12 year old children to design a new gardening glove for Town and Country which will be launched at Glee.

 Deadline is June 10 with a judging panel deciding a winner on June 20.

Town & Country marketing executive Andrea Litchfield chose the Skinny Jean Gardeners, School Coordinator for My Edible School Stephen Kiernan, Big Allotment Challenge winner Rob Smith, HTA chief executive Carol Paris and Bumblebee Society conservation manager Gill Perkins.

The winner of the Leicestershire competition was seven year old Jawzi Jawahir of Mellor Community primary school.

Both the Leicestershire and nationwide winning gloves will be shown on stand 18M10 at Glee, NEC Birmingham on 12-14 September

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