D8 VERSE SPEAKING – under 6 years

Own choice of any poem Time Limit – 2 minutes

D9 VERSE SPEAKING – under 8 years

Own choice of any poem Time limit – 2 minutes

D10 VERSE SPEAKING – under10 years

Own choice from “I Like This Poem” edited by Kaye Webb Time limit – 3 minutes

D11 VERSE SPEAKING – under 12 years

Own choice of any poem Time limit – 3 minutes

D12 VERSE SPEAKING – under 13 years

Own choice of any poem Time limit – 3 minutes

D13 VERSE SPEAKING – under 14 years

Own choice of any poem Time limit – 3 minutes

D14 SOLO CHARACTERISATION – under 10 years

Own choice from Novel, Drama or Original Writing Time limit – 5 minutes

D15 SOLO CHARACTERISATION – under 12 years

Own choice from Novel, Drama or Original Writing Time limit – 5 minutes

D16 SOLO CHARACTERISATION – under 14 years

Own choice from Novel, Drama or Original Writing Time limit – 5 minutes

D17 SOLO CHARACTERISATION – under 16 years

Own choice from Novel, Drama or Original Writing Time limit – 7 minutes

D18 SOLO CHARACTERISATION – 16 years and over

Own choice from Novel, Drama or Original Writing Time limit – 7 minutes

D19 PROSE READING – under 10 years

Own choice from ‘Broccoli Boy’ by Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Continuous extract not longer than 3 minutes (including intro)

D20 PROSE READING – under 12 years

Own choice from ‘Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets’ by JK Rowling

Continuous extract not longer than 3 minutes (including intro)

D21 PROSE READING – under 13 years

Own choice from ‘The Weirdstone of Brisingamen’ by Alan Garner

Continuous extract not longer than 3 minutes (including intro)