Shortlisted schools UNVEILED in Celebrity-backed X-FACTOR-style reading competition! Friday 30 May 2008 PDF Print The Celebrity-backed “Nobby Travels National Children’s Book Review” competition that was launched by Blue Peter presenter, Matt Baker, on 20th February 2008 and that has been endorsed by Beverley Hughes MP, opens to the public vote on Sunday 1st June. Full details will be available on 1st June @ www.nobbytravels.com/Bookreview. The schools (with a contact in each) that have been SHORTLISTED in the competition are: 5-7 year category …. Knocknagin Primary School, Desertmartin, Anne O'Hagan Cheswick Green Primary, Solihul, Mrs Ridler Southcoates Primary, HU9 3TW, Mrs Dawn Thurston Manor Beach, Cleveleys, Clare Walsh Swaffield Primary School, London, Lucy Innesker Eastcourt Independent School, Essex, Mrs Askew St Johns CE Pimary, DY10 6AP, Miss Ward The Grange Junior School, CW8 3AU, Mrs Davis Churchtown Primary School, Merseryside, Caroline Williams Priory Green Primary School, Wolverhampton, Debbie Reynolds Clover Hill Primary School, NE16 5SJ, Wendy Edwards St Nicholas CE VA Primary School,Herts, Mrs Ruth Mattison Richmond House School, LS16 5LG, Mrs J Godsave Carreghofa CP School, SY22 6PA, Mrs D Jones Rosslyn School, Birmingham, Jane Scott Fairlop Primary School, Essex, Mrs Walters Hardwick Primary School, Suffolk, Mr Peter Dewhurst Ysgol Bodnant Infants, Clwyd, Miss Newby Sythwood Primary School, Woking, Mrs S Tresilian Sandford Hill Primary School, Stoke on Trent, J G Warner 8-11 year category …. Berkeley Primary School, Mr Challinor Culter Primary School, Mrs Park Mylnhurst, Ecclesall, Mrs Pathe Our Lady of Ransom School, Essex, Sarah Dignum The Queens School, Chester, Felicity Taylor Meridian Primary School, London Ann Ashtari St Cecila's Catholic Primary School, Surrey, Caroline Warr Richmond House School, LS16 5LG, Mrs J Godsave King Edward Primary School and Nursery, Mansfield, Helen Hickling Benfield Junior School, BN41 1XS, Lisa Perrins St David's College, West Wickham, Mrs S L Stock Scout Road Primary School, Hebden Bridge,Chris Seton Greetland Primary School, Greetland, Zoe Marsden Fairlop Primary School, Essex. Mrs Walters Cumnor House School, CR2 6DA, Miss Scragg Clowne Junior School, Chesterfield, Mr M D Edge Gosbecks Primary School, Essex, Z Cross Cannon Park Primary CV4 7PS, Sally Parkins Yoxall St Peter's CE Primary School, Burton Upon Trent, Carline Wright The public can vote for their favourite review/school all through June and on 1st July, two of the schools will win £1,000. The shortlisted schools will be notified on Monday (2nd June) and will be encouraged to drum up as much public support as possible as people can only cast one vote - so if they are to win they will need to get as many people as possible to vote for them. Full details of the competition can be found on the website, www.nobbytravels.com. Notes: The competition was launched on 20th February 2008 and children were asked to read and review any book of their choice. Entries needed to be in by 17th May 2008, with the best 40 being unveiled on 1st June at www.nobbytravels.com. Voting ends on 30th June with the winners being announced on 1st July. Ends. Media Contact Darren Spence Tel: 07771 598 578 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of weirdgrape in the following categories: Children & Teenagers, Men's Interest, Leisure & Hobbies, Women's Interest & Beauty, Education & Human Resources, Public Sector, Third Sector & Legal, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.