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2021 judge Elizabeth Day

Elizabeth Day


  Elizabeth Day’s chart-topping podcast, How To Fail, a celebration of the things that haven’t gone right, has seen her…

Tue 20 October, 2020

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Bernardine Evaristo, 2021 Chair of judges

Bernardine Evaristo (Chair)


  Bernardine Evaristo is the award-winning author of eight books and numerous other works that span the genres of novels,…

Tue 20 October, 2020

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Paula Hawkins


  Paula Hawkins worked as a journalist for fifteen years before turning her hand to fiction. She is the author…

Mon 4 November, 2019

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Viv Groskop


  Viv Groskop is a writer, critic, broadcaster and stand-up comedian. She is the author of How to Ownthe Room:…

Mon 4 November, 2019

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Melanie Eusebe


  Melanie Eusebe is an award winning entrepreneur and business strategist, working with aspiring leaders to identify strategic priorities and…

Mon 4 November, 2019

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Scarlett Curtis


  Scarlett Curtis is the curator of the Sunday Times Bestseller and National Book Award winning “Feminists Don’t Wear Pink…

Mon 4 November, 2019

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Martha Lane Fox (Chair)


  Martha Lane Fox (Chair) is founder and executive chair of Doteveryone.org.uk, a charity fighting for a fairer internet and…

Mon 4 November, 2019

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Sarah Wood


Sarah Wood OBE, is the chair & co-founder of Unruly, the global video advertising marketplace acquired by News Corp in 2015….

Tue 13 November, 2018

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