Best Stand-Alone Piece

Judged by
Liz Hunt, Assistant Editor (Features & Comment), The Daily Mail & author and journalist Professor Simon Heffer

Sponsored by
Professor Simon Heffer & Liz Hunt


Abingdon School
The Martlet

‘Organ donation: have you got the guts’ by Sam Penrose

Judge Liz Hunt comments: ‘I could see this on the health pages of a national newspaper.’

Highly Commended

Dartford Grammar School

‘The left-wing, populism and cancel culture: how the silent majority shaped a political decade’ by Joseph Bullock

Highly Commended

Ermysted's Grammar School
The Reason

‘We are the coronavirus’ by Will Danson

Highly Commended

Whitgift School

‘The end of an era – Does China’s slowdown spell the end of its state-owned enterprises?’ by Ryan Ho

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