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Student wins top Art competition.

We are proud of the recent success of our Independent Living Skills student Iolo Thomas, who has won the gold award for 2D drawing in the Arts and Crafts section of the Urdd Eisteddfod.

Iolo is a student on our Dolgellau campus, and a popular and central member of our Independent Living Skills department. This year's Eisteddfod T - the Urdd Eisteddfod was held in a virtual format that gives children and young people across Wales and beyond the opportunity to compete from home. 12,000 competed during the Eisteddfod week, in various tasks and competitions.

Morfudd Pughe Richards of the Independent Living Skills department in Dolgellau said.

“We truly are ecstatic with Iolo's success, reaching the top in a national competition like this is testament to Iolo's dedication and hard work. Iolo has a loves for art, and has a very lively and creative imagination, which are highlighted in his work. Well done Iolo, everyone in Dolgellau is very proud of your success ”

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