Winner in the Southern region of the SkillPlumb competition
Suffolk New College student Owen Boswell (employed by Sleep Safe) won the southern heat of the BPEC organised SkillPlumb at Chichester College.
Neil Collishaw (BPEC), winner Owen Boswell, Vicky Illingworth (Vice Principal – Chichester College), George Callow (former student of Chichester College & WS Gold medallist for furniture)
Owen said of his win: “I thought we had all done a great job so wasn't sure how the results would turn out. I'm so pleased to have won, it's a great achievement. My college and employer have also been a great support, so hopefully I will make it to the next stage and get a chance to compete again nationally.”
2nd place went to Ryan Holden of East Kent College and Broadstairs Plumbing & Heating.
3rd place went to Rhys Moore of Barking & Dagenham College and Econogas.
Congratulations to all of the competitors and a vote of thanks to the staff at Chichester College for hosting the event.