The English Department is delighted to announce the winners of the 2022 Creative Writing Competition. The challenge this year was to write the opening chapter of a fantasy novel, to include one item from a list of objects linked to the six houses: a crown, a placard, a bus, a lamp, a test tube or a diary.
Creative Writing Competition Winners 2022
1st prize – Libby Caine – 7LH
2nd prize – Scarlett Mills 7LC
1st prize – Caitlin Lambourne 8FG
2nd prize – Alice Hawkins 8NP
1st prize – Madison Scully 9JC
2nd prize (joint) – Anjali Jadeja 9EF and Chloe Wood 9JC
1st prize – Poppy Friedner 10NW
2nd prize – Daisy Reid 10KM
1st prize – Alexis Broad 11LD
2nd prize – Madalyn Parker 11GP
1st prize – Amber Mills 12DS
2nd prize – Roisin Hurley 12LM
1st prize – Anthe Beston 13NG
2nd prize (joint) – Myfanwy Harlow 13AH and Maddie Hunter 13AH
We also awarded a number of highly commended certificates.
Videos are being uploaded below featuring staff reading extracts from the first prize winning entries.
Well done to everyone who entered – keep writing!
Year 7 Winning Extract