Entries have closed for the competition to design a mascot for next year’s European Championships in Munich with a juror admitting the pressure is on to find a worthy successor to Waldi.
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Designs for a mascot for next year's European Championships in Munich are being accepted with the competition open to children aged between three and 13.
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