Please be aware that the closing date for this competition has now passed. The winning entries will be announced on 15th February 2021.

 

As part of our anniversary celebration, the Royal Mint Museum hosted a short-story competition open to all year five and year six primary school pupils in Wales.

Pupils were asked to write a short-story of no more than 500 words inspired by Decimal Day in 1971 and the change to decimal money.

The winner was selected by guest judge and celebrated children’s author, Eloise Williams and illustrated by guest artist Rebecca Green. Prizes were awarded to the winning author and to their school.

Below you can find further information including teaching resources and frequently asked questions.

To register your interest in our 2020-21 competition simply fill in our online contact form.

 

And the winner is...

And the winner is...

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Eloise Williams

Eloise Williams

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Rebecca Green

Rebecca Green

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Teaching resources

Teaching resources

Links to teaching resources and inspiration for entrants.

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