SPAR National Tree Day & Fatti Burke Colouring Competition

SPAR is proud to support the Tree Council of Ireland in calling on primary school children and families across the country to take the pledge and plant a tree on SPAR National Tree Day, Thursday, 6th October 2022. This year’s campaign theme Root for Nature” encourages children, parents and teachers to connect directly with nature by planting one of the 2,000 FREE Native Irish Hollytree saplings available on

SPAR is delighted to have collaborated with award-winning Irish illustrator Fatti Burke to create a very special SPAR National Tree Day Colouring Competition. There’s lots of detail for children to discover in the beautiful template, from the holly tree to the SPAR fir tree, from butterflies to owls, from ladybirds to wiggly worms under the tree and more.

Children can pick up a Fatti Burke illustrated colouring sheet in any participating SPAR store nationwide or by downloading at 

To enter the competition parents or guardians can upload completed entries, on behalf of children, by filling out the below form. Please ensure you select the relevant age group for the child on behalf of whom you are submitting.

There will be 15 winners in total:

5 winners 4-6 year olds

5 winners 7-9 year olds

5 winners 10-12 year olds

Each winner in the 4-6 year old categories will win a Linkilonk Activity tube, Eco markers and €15 SPAR voucher to pick up some treats in their local store.

Each winner in the 7-9 and 10-12 year old categories, will win a Crayola art supplies kit and €15 SPAR voucher to pick up some treats in their local store.

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