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Local Kingsley Community Primary School help the LWH celebrate 75 years of the NHS

Kingsley Community Primary School design a 75th Birthday card competition

As part of the 75th birthday celebrations we invited pupils from Kingsley Community Primary School to participate in a competition to design a 75th NHS birthday card.  The competition sparked plenty of interest with over 100 entries.

Pupils were encouraged to design a card that characterised the various professions within the NHS and the rest was left entirely to the children’s imagination. As a result each entry was original with displays of bright colours and plenty of creativity. It will be extremely difficult to judge but we will be announcing the winners on Wednesday 12th July as we will be visiting the school to say thank you, announce the winners and also give a talk to the pupils about careers in the NHS.

Jenny Hannon, Chief Finance Officer and Deputy Chief Executive said, “It’s been great to see engagement from our younger generation. I thank the teaching staff and the parents that supported the children to participate in this celebration. We were absolutely delighted to receive over 100 cards, each of which was unique and wonderful in its own way.”

Jenny Hannon, pictured with all the amazing designs.

The winning entries…

Reception – Adyan Sohid

Year 3 – Abigail Hughes

Year 5 Muhammad Ali

Year 6 – Sarah Mohamood

Michelle Turner, Chief People’s Officer said, “It was an absolute pleasure to visit the school and present the winners with their certificate and voucher.  All pupils designed the most outstanding of designs and it was a very difficult decision to choose the winners.  We would like to thank the school for making us feel very welcome”

Pictured left to right are Kingsley Community Primary School winners Abigail Hughes, Muhammad Ali and Sarah Mohamood.

Head Teacher Mrs Whittaker said, “The children were delighted to be asked to take part in the 75th Birthday card design competition to help celebrate 75 years of the NHS, and it was a pleasure to welcome staff from the hospital who visited to talk about careers within the NHS, thank you to the Liverpool Women's"

The winning cards amongst other designs will be on displayed at the Liverpool Women’s.


13 July 2023