Friday 2nd – Friday 30th November 2018
Pentlands Book Festival Poetry Competition Prize-giving Ceremony
Currie Community High School Saturday 24 November at 1pm
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Pentlands Book Festival’s 2018 writing competition for schoolchildren invites participants in two age categories, P7/S1 and S2/S3, to compose a poem on the theme of “Rebel”.    In each age group there are three prizes to be awarded.  At   the   ceremony   the   judges   will   read   out   the   winning   poems and congratulate the successful authors.  As     in     previous     years,     Professor     Ian     Campbell,     former chairman    of    the    Saltire    Society    Awards,    will    provide    a commendation    of    the    winning    entries.        Pentlands    Book Festival   is   most   grateful   to   the   Currie,   Balerno   Rotary   Club   for donating the prizes.