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National Young Writer of the Year announced!

June 20, 2017

Congratulations to 12-year-old David Williams from All Saints Catholic School in Dagenham who has been crowned the winner of our National Young...

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NYWA top ten finalists

Announcing the top 10 stories!

June 5, 2017

We’re excited to announce the top 10 finalists of our National Young Writers’ Awards – one of them will go on to be crowned the...

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National Young Writers' Awards logo

Amazing regional winners of our writing competition!

May 25, 2017

We had thousands of fantastic entries to our National Young Writers’ Awards this year, and we were so impressed by the imagination of all the...

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Pandas should be saved

Our members want to save the environment!

April 18, 2017

We asked our members what they thought about the future of our planet and they believe that ‘saving the environment’ should be taught in...

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Steve Backshall

Q&A with Steve Backshall!

March 28, 2017

The judge for our National Young Writers’ Awards this year is none other than ‘Deadly 60’ author and presenter, Steve...

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Gracie Harding_NYWA winner

National Young Writer 2016 reflects on her win!

March 15, 2017

With this year’s National Young Writers’ Awards in full swing, we caught up with 2016 winner, Gracie Harding, on writing her story and...

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Love learning this half term

Top tips for writing at home

August 15, 2016

The summer holidays can be a great time to encourage children to practise their writing skills while having fun at the same time! Here are some tops...

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A very royal writing theme!

July 6, 2016

We’ve been analysing all our National Young Writers’ Awards entries (over 10,000 of them!) to find out whether there are are common themes...

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Writing competition winner announced!

June 22, 2016

Congratulations to 11-year-old Gracie Harding from Westgate School in Winchester, who has been named the winner of this year’s National Young...

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Top ten National Young Writers’ entries!

June 20, 2016

  We had over 10,000 entries to our National Young Writers’ Awards this year, and we were really impressed by the nation’s...

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