Baton honour for budding designer

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Forget the Queen’s Baton — a Mearns Castle pupil has seen the Games-themed baton she designed carried by almost 9,000 schoolchildren from across East Renfrewshire.

Gemma Woods will start her second year at the East Ren school with a spring in her step.

The Newton Mearns girl was the winner of a competition to design a baton to be used by local schools celebrating the arrival of the Commonwealth Games with a relay of their own.


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