A LIBRARY support group has presented medals to Atherton schoolchildren who took part in a reading and writing competition.

The Atherton Library Support Group arranged the competition with the aim of improving the children’s awareness of the library and getting them interested in reading and writing.

Pupils from St. Georges CE Primary, St Philips CE Primary and Parklee Community Primary took part and 20 children from each were rewarded medals which were presented by Clr Jamie Hodgkinson