Year 5 – Jacqueline Wilson Writing Competition


This competition is open to children from age 6 to16 and resident in the UK. Entry into the competition is via e-mail only.












Calling all Hetty Feather fans! Have you ever wanted to be a writer or illustrator? Why not join in to complete Jacqueline’s new story – The Two New Foundlings – with lots of other children?

Inspired by the true story of the foundlings who grew up at the Foundling Hospital, Jacqueline has started a new story about two small children arriving at the Foundling Hospital with their foster mother.

To join in, download and read the full instructions below. Don’t forget to read Jacqueline Wilson’s creative writing tips and the Foundling Hospital history notes. Remember to check each week to see how the story is progressing here.

Competition instructions and rules

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