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Laurie Magnus Poetry Prize

The Laurie Magnus Poetry Prize was established in memory of Laurie Magnus by his widow. Laurie Magnus was a GDST Council member from 1907, and Chairman from 1929 until his death in 1933. He also wrote The Jubilee Book of the Girls’ Day School Trust (1923).

 

In 2019, the following awards were made:

 

Years 1 and 2

Winner: Livia Moleshead, Bromley High School

Commended: Ottilie Schuman, Oxford High School

 

Years 3 and 4 

Winner: Lillie Patel, Sutton High School

Commended:  Amelia Sinclair, South Hampstead High School

 

Years 5 and 6

Winner: Holly Billups, Sheffield High School

Commended: Polly Tuggey, Streatham & Clapham High School

 

Years 7, 8 and 9

Winner:  Tiffany Igharoro, Sydenham High School

Commended:  Isabella Marinelli, Royal High School, Bath

 

Years 10 and 11

Winner:  Penelope Toong, South Hampstead High School

Commended: Tabitha Harris, Howell’s School, Llandaff

 

Years 12 and 13

Winner: Helena Aeberli, Putney High School

Commended:

Morwenna Brown, Howell’s School, Llandaff

Milli Dubin, Oxford High School