The 2019 Writing Competitions

2019 Competitions

We are thrilled to launch our 2019 Writing Competitions.

This year there are three competitions for adults – Poetry, Flash Fiction and Mainstream Fiction.

The Children’s Competition will be launched in the summer.

Please use the buttons below to find out the details of each competition – you can enter by filling out a paper form (downloadable) or by using the online submission form at the bottom of this page.

2019 Competition Entry

Entries can be submitted here using the form or by post. If submitting by post please download the appropriate form from the section above.

Before entering please make sure that you have read the rules.


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