A Bear Called Paddington – Competition Winners

publication date: Nov 15, 2023
author/source: Anne Coates
A Bear Called PaddingtonThis year marks the 65th Anniversary of Michael Bond’s A Bear Called Paddington, the first ever tale featuring the world’s best loved bear. To celebrate, HarperCollins Children’s Books published a very special colour edition of A Bear Called Paddington with original drawings by Peggy Fortnum.
We had five copies to be won and we had an amazing number of entrants to our competition. The answer to our question was 1958 and here are our lucky winners who will receive their copies from the publisher: 
  • Amanda Lewington, Ipswich
  • Ben Thompson, Hull
  • Angela Lafortune, London
  • Mary Newstead, Beaconsfield
  • Lou Anderson, Newcastle

All our competitions are free to enter but please make sure you follow the entry instructions and include all your contract details.