College student will take on national competition

A CONSTRUCTION apprentice is set to take part in a national competition.

Tuesday, 8th May 2018, 7:00 am
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 5:38 pm

Travis Pay, from Highbury College, recently won first place in a regional bricklaying contest.

Travis, 20, won the senior category in the Guild of Bricklayers Southern Regional Craft Competition, held at the College’s site.

He said: ‘It feels great to win first place.

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‘It’s the first competition I’ve ever done and it’s nice to see my apprenticeship is paying off.

‘My tutors are friendly and really care about what we’re doing; they’re supportive, knowledgeable and helpful.’

Travis will take part in the national competition in June.