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Author Visit Inspires Writing Competition

January 20th, 2015

Following an inspiring and informative workshop session with writer Dave Smith, the OSH English Department launched a creative writing competition for Year 8.

Pupils were asked to write a 500-700 word story based on ‘friendship’. Headmaster Mr Paul Kilbride judged the competition and selected first, second and third places from each Year 8 English set. Prizes and certificates were presented to the successful entrants during the final Michaelmas Term Assembly.

Congratulations to:

First: Elliott Tidman, Joseph Bowers and Alex Ramsarran.

Second: Prosper Madzima, Terry Clement and Charles Kriss.

Third: James Payne, Jack Gillies and Joaquin Saenz.