The Seventh Annual Writing Sweatshop, held as part of the Festival of Arts, took place on Saturday 22 May 2010 in Bruton High Street.
Thirteen adults and twenty-four young people from the three senior schools - King's Bruton, Bruton School for Girls and
Sexey's School - participated. The judges were the writers Helena Drysdale, for the adult section, and Emma Craigie, for the schools participants.
The standard was very high, and the judges considered their verdicts with the greatest care and thought.
The winners are: