Rotary Young Writer competition

Rotary Young Writer Competition

'Light up the Community' - 2015 Theme

The ability to communicate effectively is one of the most sought after and useful skills that young people can demonstrate.  Rotary wishes to promote writing through the RIBI Young Writer competition.

Young Writer: 2014 Winners

1st: Molly PALMER, Cockermouth, 2nd: Saffron COOPER, Brampton and Longtown 

1st: Oliver ERBER, Church and Oswaldtwistle, 2nd: Anum AKHTAR, Blackburn, 3rd: Natalie HALL, Whitehaven Castle

Joint 1st: Dominic BEEBEE, Ribblesdale, 1st: Isobel JACKSON, Blackburn, 3rd: Alex MACKAY, Preston Amounderness 

The ability to communicate in writing is one of the most useful skills that young people can demonstrate.  This year’s Young Writer competition provided an opportunity for the young people of District 1190 (Cumbria & Lancashire) to put their skills to the test. 

2015 Competition

For full details and requirements please see below :

RIBI Young Writer information (updated 3 January 2015)

RIBI Information

Visit the RIBI Website 

Contact details

Pam Holgate, District Young Writer Coordinator ,                                            

18 Sunnyside Avenue, Wilpshire, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 9LW

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