Pupil Letter and Story

Here at The Switch we love reading the letters between our Writing Partners. This month we featured a wonderful letter one of our volunteers received from their partner at St Mary and St Michael Catholic Primary School in our newsletter, Heads Up.

The pupil’s letter also included a chapter of the pupil’s story about a girl called Hetty trapped in WW2 London.

Check out their letter and short story below – sign up to Heads Up here.


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