“Our Living World” Competition Results 2023, sponsored by IOM Stamps & Coins

Prize Winners in the one page “Our Living World” Competition, run by the Stamp Active Network and generously sponsored by IOM Stamps & Coins, have been announced. The entries were judged during the recent Stampex International Exhibition and were displayed in the Kids Zone at the show.

They winners were:

7 Years and Under:

1st:      Beau Vallance, Flower Garden

2nd:     Poppy Fisher, The Flower Path

3rd:      Emira Bunyan, Animal Wonderland

8 to 10 Years:

1st:      Caitlyn Freeburn, Lovely Flowers and Amazing Animals

2nd:     Chloe Filson, The Animal Park

3rd:      Erin Brown, British Butterflies

11 to 14 Years:

1st:      Alex Wilkin (Best Overall Entry), Africa Rising

2nd:     Tannish Tima,  Australian Nature

3rd:     Alex Wilkinson, German Flowers

The 1st and 3rd Alloway Brownies from Alloway in Scotland rather swept the board in this competition again this year in the younger age groups, as did the Lancaster School in the older age group. Prizes of vouchers or philatelic gifts will be awarded to the value of:

1st: £25, 2nd: £20, 3rd: £15. The best overall entry receives collectables to the value of £50.

The competition will be run again in 2024 with entries to be submitted by 31st August.

See the Stamp Active website for competition details www.stampactive.co.uk