West Bromwich Local History Society are producing a new book, focusing on the impact of the Second World War on the town and surrounding area. The book will be published in July 2016, along with a new website for the Society. This competition in association with West Bromwich Youth Council. Artists from Laundry are working on the project.
We invite all local young people in Sandwell in the age categories of 10-13 and 14-18 to submit a short piece of writing to this competition. The overall winning entry will be awarded £150, the second £100, with two prizes in the 10-13 category of £75. Winning entries will be featured in the new publication ‘West Bromwich at War’ and/or on a dedicated web site the Society are producing in July 2016.
Deadline for entries: Friday April 8th, 2016