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Special "benches" as tribute to former National Stadium

Published on Feb 28, 2013 6:25 PM

Five winners were honoured on Thursday in a design contest to remember the former National Stadium.

The competition "bench" invited members of the public to submit designs for benches using seating planks from the former National Stadium.

The winners, selected from a pool of 130 entries, are: Mr Raymond Hon Sui Ming, 25; Mr Rico Firmansyah, 25; Ms Sapp Cheng Si Hui, 24; Mr Donovan Soon Chong Siong, 36; and Mr Terence Tang Wei Ming, 24.

Acting Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Mr Lawrence Wong, presented the winners with a $2,000 cash prize at a ceremony and launch of the bench exhibition today.

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