Young Person's Writing Competition
Since January, children ages six to eleven have been writing to take part in the competition through their school or Chorley’s Inspire Youth Zone.
Entrants had the opportunity to be creative, writing up to 500 words to explore the theme of ‘New Worlds, New Words’ allowing them to write about new experiences and discoveries that have excited them.
This year’s winner, with a poem ‘My Life’s Discoveries’ is…
Lewis Woodcock, age 9
‘My Life’s Discoveries’
When I was born I discovered life,
eight years later I watched mum and dad become husband and wife.
When I turned one I discovered how to walk,
a few weeks later I found out how to talk.