PARENTS home schooling are being urged to take advantage of a poster competition.

North Wales Fire and Rescue service are running a poster competition for children. The prize is a Lego fire station.

Youngsters are being tasked to draw a firefighter or fire engine, a rainbow of hope and include one of the following fire safety messages:

Don't forget about your cooking

Don't overload your electrics

Test your smoke alarm.

Send a name, age, a grown ups's name and contact details to

Parents looking for educational resources can also visit

The service has provided links, information and websites enabling children to learn more about fire safety.

This include Sparkton online game, a family safety quiz, interactive resources teaching about water safety, stories and games for KS1 and younger children and workbooks and resources for all ages, including secondary and sixth form.