Many congratulations to Nate Mackereth who has been selected as a finalist in the BBC 500 Words competition in the 5-9 age group.
Nate's story 'King Onion - A Legend Is Born!' has been selected from what has been has been the highest ever number of entries. We are all incredibly proud of his achievement.
500 Words is now one of the most successful story-writing competitions for kids in the world: Three quarters of a million children have written a story for competition since it started 7 years ago.
The 500 Words Final will be broadcast live from Hampton Court Palace on BBC Radio 2's Chris Evans Breakfast Show, on Friday 8th June. Nate and his mum will be there and we'll all be tuned in with fingers crossed.