A talented art pupil at a Colwyn Bay school has been awarded a place at a prestigious London university.
Vanessa Lau, aged 18 and a Chinese national who attends Rydal Penrhos, has received an invitation to study art at the University of the Arts London, regarded as one of the finest further education establishments in the country.
Head of Art Mark Sherrington, said: “Everyone at Rydal Penrhos is thrilled for Vanessa and we are confident that she can go on to even better things at the University of the Arts London.
“She has worked incredibly hard to gain a place there and the standard of her work is exemplary, so her UAL place really is richly deserved.
“We would like to wish her the best of luck on the next stage of her journey and hope that her talent continues to flourish once Vanessa leaves us.”