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Hero Hedgehog Designed by 9 Year Old!

Mon 14 August 17

Nine year old Elinor with the aim of raising the plight of the hedgehog, won a Blue Peter competition with her design for the Athletics Championship Mascot being held in London in 2017.  The mascot has won the hearts of fans the world over with his mischievous activities and boosting the moral of many a fan and competitor.  Without a doubt, Hero proved him or is it herself a focus of attention and put a smile on everyone's faces, even those who felt victim to his pranks!  Elinor said on BBC Breakfast that it was really rewarding to see her design come to life and that she would remember the Althetics event for ever!   We thinking Elinor has a bright career ahead in art and design, maybe she'd like to work on our next Watch Out! book.....

http://www.firstpost.com/sports/iaaf-world-athletics-championships-2017-how-hero-the-hedgehog-mischievous-official-mascot-has-set-stage-alight-3926827.html

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