Planets / Festival of Nature

Antarctica Day Competition Winners!

Posted On: 27 Jun 2020   |   Posted By: Bristol Natural History Consortium

Antarctica Day Competition Winners!

A huge well done and thank you to everyone who sent in your AMAZING Antarctica themed writing - the judges had a very hard time choosing the best entry for every age group!
Below are the winning entries...
Age category 4-6 years
Judged by Ellie Turner-Wallace, Festival of Nature Team
Winner
‘Antarctica Patterns' by Olivia Li age 4
Runners up
‘Antarctica' by Madeleine Whitmarsh age 6
‘How kind a Penguin Can Be' by Diogo Brandao age 5
Age category 7-10 years
Judged by Yoland Bosiger, Assistant Producer on Frozen Planet 2
Winner
‘A Diary Entry from an Emperor Penguin' by Meliha Azer age 9
Dear Diary,
It's cold. Today has been rough.
This morning, my wife Jayla was pacing from one side of the igloo to another and had a frightened smile. She was murmuring things to herself and getting very angry. I began to panic due to the fact that she is the most positive penguin I know. I asked Jayla what the problem was. She answered saying that penguins were going missing and she had this weird theory that we were next....

Continue reading ...

 








Zidane's awkward reaction as Real Madrid sent packing from Cup by minnows

Zidane's awkward reaction as Real Madrid sent packing from Cup by minnows

Zidane faced fresh questions over his future after the La Liga giants suffered an embarrasing Copa del Rey exit - and the Real Madrid manager's reaction was slammed on Twitter Read more ...

New Crystal Palace signing reveals ‘dream' move after penning loan deal

New Crystal Palace signing reveals ‘dream' move after penning loan deal

Crystal Palace have completed the loan signing of forward Jean-Philippe Mateta from Mainz on an 18-month deal. The Eagles have the option to make the move permanent and this... Read more ...

Joe Biden to sign 10 executive orders to combat Covid-19 on first full day

Joe Biden to sign 10 executive orders to combat Covid-19 on first full day

The new US President released a 23-page plan to combat the virus - and last night notified the World Health Organisation that Donald Trump's plan to leave the body had been... Read more ...

UFC Tips: Conor McGregor to make quick work of Dustin Poirier

UFC Tips: Conor McGregor to make quick work of Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor returns to the ring for UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday and John Balfe is backing him to make a fast start against American opponent Dustin Poirier... Read more ...

Queensferry Crossing closed due to 'falling ice' after snow hits Scotland

Queensferry Crossing closed due to 'falling ice' after snow hits Scotland

It comes after ' blizzard conditions ' forced the Met Office to issue yellow weather warning for Scotland till midnight tonight. Read more ...

Mikel Arteta explains why Mesut Ozil's transfer to Fenerbahce hasn't been...

Mikel Arteta explains why Mesut Ozil's transfer to Fenerbahce hasn't been confirmed

Fenerbahce are still to confirm the signing of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil Turkey's strict Covid-19 protocols are holding up confirmation of Mesut Ozil 's eagerly-anticipated... Read more ...

Liverpool vs Burnley kick-off time, TV and live stream details

Liverpool vs Burnley kick-off time, TV and live stream details

How to watch Liverpool vs Burnley in Thursday's Premier League clash. The champions have only scored one goal in their last four league games Read more ...

What channel is Southampton v Arsenal FA Cup match on? Kick off time, live...

What channel is Southampton v Arsenal FA Cup match on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Arsenal will hope to maintain their strong January form when they rock up at St Mary's on Saturday for an FA Cup fourth-round clash with Southampton. Monday's 3-0 victory over... Read more ...

Tiger King's Joe Exotic believes he's ‘too innocent and too gay' for Trump...

Tiger King's Joe Exotic believes he's ‘too innocent and too gay' for Trump pardon

Joe Exotic has spoken out about being denied a pardon from Donald Trump Tiger King 's Joe Exotic reckons he was ‘too innocent and too gay' to be pardoned by former president... Read more ...

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta sends message to Frank Lampard over Chelsea struggles

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta sends message to Frank Lampard over Chelsea struggles

The Spaniard does not like seeing a fellow manager come under such scrutiny Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta insists he is taking no enjoyment from Frank Lampard 's current struggles... Read more ...