Clane student in final

Sarah Houlihan, from Scoil Mhuire Community School, Clane has beaten just under 10,000 school children to the final of the John West Fantasy Writing Competition.

Sarah Houlihan, from Scoil Mhuire Community School, Clane has beaten just under 10,000 school children to the final of the John West Fantasy Writing Competition.

Sarah’s story, “Silence” recounts how, as he prepares to fight what could be his final battle at dawn on Midsummer’s Day, a young man’s mind travels back to a Summer nine years earlier when he was presented with a new friend, who was to be his future wife.