Short story contest: the winners!

Tuesday June 23rd

We were so impressed by all of the entries in our short story competition. The exciting tales and epic adventures that you crafted truly captured the magic of Woking.

Thank you to all the local young people who took part and congratulations to our winners, Oliver and Clara! You can read their stories in the latest edition of the Woking News & Mail or click the links below.

The standard was so high that we also have 2 highly commended entries by Emma and Gemma which you can read at the links below, too.


The Library
- By Oliver, age 13, Woking High School

Doug, Doo and the Queen’s Bloomers
- By Clara, age 7, Horsell Infant School

Peculiar Happenings
- By Emma, age 15, home-educated

The Supernaturalist
- By Gemma, age 12, Woking High School


We loved reading these stories so much, just like all the amazing stories of what local people are getting up to as lockdown restrictions continue to lift. So, keep sharing and be part of the #WEAREWOKING conversation!


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