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Everyone a Writer 2021

We held this annual celebration event via a live stream at the end of term, on 8th July.  The year the world stopped artworkThis year’s theme was ‘ The Year the World Stopped’, with submissions from our students as well as those from our local feeder primary schools - all shortlisted entries have been published in the anthology below.

artwork - the year the world stoppedDuring the live event, we shared video recordings of readings of the entries and announced the winners in each year group. Well done to all students who wrote so movingly and creatively about their thoughts and experiences of the last year, and many congratulations to the winners.

For a recording of the live event, click here




Highly Commended


Jem Martin

Lydia Hole and Freddie Fickling


Alicia Parker

Eve Sambrook


Amos Tatton

Olivia Whalley and Faye Richardson


Mairin Taylor

Sonny Owens and Baxter Uttley


Alfreda Nagbe

Oscar Abraham


Billie Craig

Grace Mulholland


Isla Lomer

Orla Oneil and Holly Nile

Norton Free

Spencer Trenchard

Harry Higgins and Alfie Dean

Abbey Lane


Sienna, Sonny and Ellie

everyone a writer winners

In the run-up to the celebration, we shared a piece of creative writing from the anthology in our morning form time with students, and you can read the whole anthology below (also downloadable as a PDF at the foot of this page). 

We hope you enjoy this stunning collection from our young people, together with the artwork created by Y7 students.


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