Friday 18 May 2012
The winners of this year’s Orwell Prize awards ceremony will be announced on Wednesday, 23rd May. The 2012 winners – of the Book Prize, Journalism Prize and Blog Prize – will be announced from 7pm, with drinks from 6.30pm, at Church House, Westminster, London SW1P 3NZ. Shortlisted books will be on sale beforehand courtesy of Marylebone books. If you haven’t already RSVP’d and you’d like to join us, do get in touch and we’ll do our best to squeeze you in. Email email@example.com to reserve your free place. Hopefully we’ll see you there!
The wartime diaries
This week’s entries were published on 15th and 19th May 1942. Next week’s entries will be published on 21st, 22nd and 27th May 1942. Don’t forget our other Orwell Diary blogs: his Hop-Picking Diary and The Road to Wigan Pier Diary. If you’ve got any suggestions about our website(s), we’d love to hear from you – email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or follow us on Twitter.