I was absolutely thrilled with the response to the Link Age Southwark UK & Ireland-wide charity writing competition! We were inundated with entries from both adults and children. Judging is now complete and winners have been notified. Everyone was most impressed with the high standard across the competition. Winners from each category are listed below.
First Place – Roger Elkin for Saving face with Grandpa and not being huffed
Second Place – Wayne T. Brown for r e g e n e r a t i o n
Third Place – Zoe Ellsmore for Nan’s Bread Pudding Recipe
First Place – Ann Abineri for What’s in a name?
Second Place – Alison Woodhouse for Cherry Chocolates
Third Place – Caroline Ward Vine for Bread Lady
11-14 Age Group Winner – Kaartika Chitturi for My Best Friend
15-17 Age Group Winner – Jasmin Kaur for A Call to the Register
11-14 Age Group Winner – Lucy Gardner for Blackbird
15-17 Age Group Winner – Isla Polovina for The Girl Who Never Left
Huge congratulations to the winners and those shortlisted and thank you so much to everyone who entered!