AN EASTBOURNE apprentice has been nominated in a national award scheme.
Seventeen-year-old Conor Lawlor has been chosen as a finalist in the Young Builder of the Year awards organised by Youth Build UK.
Conor works for Henty Building Services and attends Sussex Downs Vocational College one day a week undertaking his level 2 Construction Brickwork apprenticeship.
He has been invited to the awards ceremony at the House of Commons in October as one of 20 finalists.
Conor said, “I am thrilled to have been selected as a finalist and excited about attending the House of Commons. Nigel Edwards my tutor from Sussex Downs will be accompany me and I must thank him for the support that he has given me.”