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Students enjoy success in contest

THE entrepreneurial efforts of almost 80 students from across Warrington have been celebrated in the first stage of a national Young Enterprise competition.

Students from five secondary schools and colleges took part in the charity’s Warrington area finals at The Centre at Birchwood Park, on Tuesday, March 26 after setting up and running their own businesses since September.

It was students from Appleton College of Bridgewater High School who scooped the coveted top prize of Best Company for their business Contemporary Designs, closely followed by students from Culcheth High School whose company From Nature came second.

The Contemporary Designs team created the concept for a folding cooking pan, Compactapan. The pan can fold down to save space while camping or at festivals.

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