John Madejski Academy to host launch of nationwide First World War art and poetry competition

A school in Reading will host the launch of a nationwide competition next month which will see children submit artwork and poetry inspired by the First World War.

The launch of Never Such Innocence's poetry and arts competition will be launched at the John Madejski Academy in Hartland Road, Whitley, on Wednesday November 4.

The competition is being launched in Partnership with Reading FC and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Between 1pm and 3pm members of the school, club, commission and charity… view