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Do you have a big dream?

Kip McGrath is very pleased to announce the winners of the National ‘Dream a Big Dream’ writing competition.

They are:

9-11 Age group winner:
Heather McArthur, Falkirk, Scotland

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12-14 Age group Winner:
Megan Rafferty, Banbridge, Northern Ireland

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The full list of regional winners were as follows:

9-11 age group

SE/East
Harry Rasmussen, Ashford

London/M25
Laurie Mathus, Barnet

Yorkshire/North
Taylor Balback, Scisset, Huddersfield

Northern Ireland
Libby Harrison, Ballymena

South West/North West
Madgey Thompson, Warrington

E.Midlands/South Central
Rosia Li, Newport Pagnell

Scotland
Heather McArthur, Falkirk

12-14 age group

SE/East
Joe Cuthbert, Brentwood

London/M25
Milun Nair, Barnet

Yorkshire/North
Sascha Escreet, Huddersfield

Northern Ireland
Megan Rafferty, Ballymena

Wales
Isaac Langran, Neath

South West/North West
Megan Powderly, Southport

E.Midlands/South Central
Wendy Milner, Stafford

Scotland
Libby McMeekin, Falkirk


Kip McGrath would like to thank all of the participants that shared their inspirational ‘Big Dream’ stories, across both age groups, and for making the competition such a success.

We would also like to thank our panel of regional and national judges including our Rio 2016 hopeful athletes, Times journalist Sarah Ebner and Britmums parent blogger, Susannah Scott.

Thanks to all of you for your help and valuable contributions.

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