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Orwell Youth Prize Winners: Work experience as a young campaigner

WORK EXPERIENCE AS A YOUNG CAMPAIGNER “A poem that will resonate with many campaigners young and old, touching on both the inspiration and drudgery of working to make the...

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The Orwell Youth Prize 2021: Reader responses

The results of The Orwell Youth Prize 2021 will be revealed at our Celebration Day on Thursday 22nd July, and we are looking forward to sharing another year of exceptional...

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Knifepoint

This piece was a Senior Winner of the Orwell Youth Prize 2020.   I live Walthamstow, an area that has often been associated with violent crime, and was once...

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How many people does it take to change (the world)?

This piece was a Senior Winner of the Orwell Youth Prize 2020.   Did you hear? London is burning, and not for the first time. It appears that, despite...

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The poverty pandemic

This piece was a Senior Runner Up of the Orwell Youth Prize 2020. 7th of June 2020. Saturday. The cars do not honk or hiss. The people do not...

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Streets in the Sky

This piece was a Senior Winner of the Orwell Youth Prize 2020. If you could knock the world down and begin again what would you build? Bright lights, creature...

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