Rhys Boni, from Jedburgh, with  John Dicken from NET, a Skillelectric judge.

Jedburgh electrician Rhys picks up win at national contest

A Jedburgh electrical engineer has proved himself to be a real bright spark after picking up the gold medal at the WorldSkills UK Skillelectric 2018 competition for electrical installation.

Rhys Boni, 23, a maintenance engineer with Kelso-based oat and barley miller John Hogarth, was put forward for the competition having won the regional heat for the south of Scotland and went on to win the Scottish heat earlier this year.

Rhys Boni.
Rhys Boni.
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