2016 Creative Writing Competition Winners

2016 Winners: Zainab, Eileen, Milo and Mariam

A big congratulations to this year’s winners:

Category 1. Ages 15 – 18
1st – Zainab – The search for home

2nd – Eileen – Knock

Category 2. Ages 11 – 14
1st – Milo – Greed
2nd – Mariam – Growing up a poor child

All winners were awarded with a choice of theatre tickets or Waterstones vouchers.

All the winning entries were performed at the Rewrite Annual Celebration in March. More recently, Zainab and Eileen took part in the Southbank’s Meltdown Festival in June. Their work will also be published in the Free Writers Anthology, which was launched on Thursday 23 June at The Trunk in The Artworks, Elephant & Castle.

Mariam 2 Milo 1

Eileen 2 Zainab 2

A very big well done to all the young people who applied and participated.