Locals in limelight at college awards

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The Arbroath Herald and Guide and Gazette territory was well represented at the D&A College Prizegiving Ceremony held at Gardyne Campus.

Among those having their efforts rewarded at the glittering bash were Arbroathians Scott Cummings, who won the Wright Trade Prize, and Sarah Watt, who has just completed HND textiles and scooped the Tailor Trade Award for Best Use of Course. Having completed first year HND textiles, Elke May Lyon, of Carnoustie, took the Bonnet Maker Craft Award for Best Use of Course.

Samnatha Tawse received her award

Samnatha Tawse received her award

Another Carnoustie prize winner was Robbie Barnett, who won the Practical Skills Award; while Broughty Ferry trio Samantha Tawse, Adeel Ahmed and Miloslava Grogan won the Overgate Award for Most Promising Student in Retail, the D&A College Award for Plumbing, and the Oranges and Lemons HNC Childcare & Education Award, respectively.