Writer of the Year

Judged by
Glenda Cooper, Senior Lecturer at City, University of London
Professor Simon Heffer, Columnist, Daily and Sunday Telegraph, and Professor of Modern British History at the University of Buckingham
Liz Hunt, Assistant Editor (Features & Comment), The Daily Mail

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Joint Winner

Taipei European School
'On Government - Is it Time for democracy to Retire?' by Enzo Wu

The judges said that Enzo’s piece was ‘superbly written, intelligently argued, thoughtful and an original idea’

Joint Winner

The Ecclesbourne School
'Skin Deep' by Hannah Copley

Of Hannah’s piece the judges said, ‘an imaginative and compelling piece of fiction which plays with our idea of what humanity is.’

Highly Commended

King's High School, Warwick
Morbid Curiosity by Madeleine Critchlow

Highly Commended

Jai Elangovan, Merchant Taylors' School
The Adyar River Flood: My Grandfather’s Story by Jai Elangovan

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