Cartoon Competition - The Siege of Pembroke

Pembroke Town Wall Trust are holding a cartoon competition to celebrate the 370th anniversary of the Siege of Pembroke.  We can't wait to see what imaginative and exciting drawings and designs that you can produce illustrating your favourite part of the siege or of medieval Pembroke. To enter send us your artwork as detailed below.  We have prizes for adults and children and can't wait to see what you produce!

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Competition Rules

Age Categories 5-7; 8-9; 10-11; 12-15; 16+ (Adults too!)

·         The competition is to produce a Cartoon on the theme of “The Siege of Pembroke”

·         Failure to follow entry directions as listed will result in disqualification

·         Decision of the judges will be final and no correspondence will be entered into about the results.

·         The competition is on the theme ‘The Siege of Pembroke”

·         Last date for receipt of entries is 5 pm, Friday 29th June 2018 either by post or to the Website address.

·         All cartoons submitted, prize-winning or otherwise, may be used in the social media pages of Pembroke Town Wall Trust, with due credits given. The submissions may also be used in future publications without further consent from the participant.

·         The Cartoon should be the work of the participant and not copied. It should not contain any third party materials and/or that which violates any copyrights.

·         The Cartoon should not contain any nudity, pornographic or sexually explicit content. It should not contain any profanities and should not defame, misrepresent or make disparaging/threatening remarks about any person (living or otherwise), company or organisation.

Entry Regulations

·         The contest is open to children and adults in the published age categories. The age of the participant when their entry is submitted must be their age on Friday 29th June 2018

·         The contest is open only to individuals, not groups.

·         Only one Cartoon may be submitted by each participant.

·         Entries may be submitted either in digital format or in hard copy versions.

·         Digital versions: The preferred format is .jpg but .png and pdf formats are also acceptable.

·         It should have a minimum resolution of 300dpi and dimensions of 600 pixels wide and 400 pixels high (must be suitable for printing).

·         Text or captions, if any, should be in English or Welsh only.

·         The digital version can be emailed to on or before 5.00pm on the 29th June 2018.

·         Hard-copy versions: Please use an A4 sheet (210 X 297 mm) only. The hard copy version may be sent to:

Pembroke Town Walls Trust (Cartoon Competition), Foundry House Community Centre,  Orange Way, Pembroke, SA71 4DR

·         Submissions must be static images with no Flash or other animation

·         Entries, digital or hard copy, must be accompanied by duly completed 

·         Entries, digital or hard copy, must be accompanied by duly completed Consent Form (see below) if entering the competition in one of the under 16 age categories.


·         The best Cartoon of each age category shall be awarded a prize (To be announced)

·         Prizes to be awarded at the Party at the Castle Event on Saturday, 14th July 2018

Consent Form (If under 16)

Name ………………………………………………………………….

Age (if entering the competition in one of the under 16 categories)…………………………..(Age is entrant’s age as per competition entry closing date of Friday 29th June)

I confirm that above named child is eligible to enter the Siege of Pembroke Cartoon Competition in the following Age Group …………………………

I consent to my drawing being used in future publications and on Pembroke Town Wall Trust Social Media.

Email address of participant/participant’s parent/guardian………………………………………….


GDPR Statement - Pembroke Town Walls Trust will only use email addresses given during the cartoon competition for letting participants know of the results of the competition and to inform winners of their success. They will not be held on file thereafter.