Gosport children make posters warning of building site dangers

PUPILS designed posters highlighting the dangers of playing near or on building sites.

Monday, 11th July 2016, 6:26 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:49 pm

Youngsters from Siskin Junior School in Gosport, took part in an art competition after having a visit from developer Taylor Wimpey.

The company is building the Alver Village in Rowner close to the school.

Taylor Wimpey representatives gave a talk warning about the hazards that building sites can contain before inviting the pupils to come up with a poster to convey this important message.

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The four winning designs, belonging to pupils Balieah Bhoulari, Greg Grzegorz, Connery Meakes and Rebecca Hopkins, will be displayed outside the development.

Amanda Wray, assistant headteacher said: ‘We thought the competition would really raise the profile of health and safety and we were really pleased with the uptake from the children.’