Portishead Rotary Young Writers Competition winners announced

Gordano School winners at the Portishead Rotary Young Writer awards.Picture: Portishead Rotary

Gordano School winners at the Portishead Rotary Young Writer awards.Picture: Portishead Rotary - Credit: Portishead Rotary

Students won multiple awards at Portishead Rotary Young Writers Competition 2020 this month.

Trinity primary winners Emily and Isaac at the Portishead Rotary Young Writer awards.Picture: Portis

Trinity primary winners Emily and Isaac at the Portishead Rotary Young Writer awards.Picture: Portishead Rotary - Credit: Portishead Rotary

Those studying at Trinity primary and Gordano School, both in Portishead, wrote about the theme connections to compete in the awards.

Emily from Trinity won the junior prize in the competition, and Isaac achieved a runner-up accolade.

Gardano's Nattie Glass won the intermediate award, and Lowri Iredale gained a runner-up prize on the day.

The competition's senior section winner is Lauren Baker and joint runner-ups are Lucia Bureo and Alivia Lewis.


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Rotary judges including president Chris Phillips, Diane Bridgwater and Ken Barrett commented on the level of high standard from the schools and congratulated students for entering.

The winners received a certificate to mark their achievement and were given gift vouchers for taking part.

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