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There are many competition for schools to participate in with an environmental focus. Please check back regularly for competitions and deadlines. Alternatively sign up for our eBulletin for monthly updates.

Further information

Water poster competition

The POWER project is launching a poster competition for primary school n Leicester.

The poster will be used to encourage primary school children to save water, understand flooding and reduce littering. 

Design brief

  • The design should stand out and represent one of the three topics: 1. Flooding 2. Saving water 3. Litter & Rivers
  • Each design should help people to understand the risk, benefits and what they can do to stop the problem.
  • Each design should include the young person’s first name , school and age (and Key stage) on the back.
  • The poster design should be landscape not portrait.

Winners will have their posters printed as a banner which can be displayed at your school! 

Deadline for entries 5pm on the 31 January 2019

Winning presentations: March 2019

Entries are to be uploaded on the Leicester Water Community website under the challenge titled "Poster Competition" or emailed to: They can also be posted to POWER School poster competition, City Highway Section, 90 Leycroft Road, Leicester, LE4 1BZ 

Schools are asked to send a maximum of 5 entries for both KS1 and KS2

Please consider the environment.