ST IVES will shortly have a new sign to welcome visitors. The town council launched a competition in November to find a new design and yesterday (Tuesday) it announced its winner, Robert Lester. Mr Lester s design (inset) features the historic town bridge

ST IVES will shortly have a new sign to welcome visitors.

The town council launched a competition in November to find a new design and yesterday (Tuesday) it announced its winner, Robert Lester.

Mr Lester's design (inset) features the historic town bridge and some swans.

He was presented with his prize and a certificate by deputy mayor Councillor Richard Forway on Monday.

Town clerk Alison Melnyczuk said: "We have already started discussions on the installation of the new signs."