‘Write a letter to Father Christmas in the style of Charles Dickens’
Bevis Hillier, John Betjeman’s biographer and ex-editor of Connoisseur adjudicated the December competition. He was impressed with writing in all entries.
First: Joan Robinson-Harris – Captain Hawden for Jo Toughey
Second: Anne Eckersley – Wackford Squeers
Third: Anthony Ridgway – Tiny Tim
Highly Commended: Paul Firman – Ebenezer Scrooge