This competition officially launches on 20th April 2021 when we hold the official launch gala. The gala will be held online via Zoom at 7:30pm BST. During the gala, you will hear what the adjudicators are looking for in a winning entry, as well as some tips to help you put together a winning story.
If you are interested in attending, please email us: email@example.com.
Word limit: 2,000
Deadline: July 31st 2021
Main Competition: Stephen Carver
Members’ Shield Challenge: Helen Rye
Seven shortlisted: Publication in our annual anthology along with top three.
Entry fee: £9 for 1 entry. 2 or more entries £7 each.
There is no limit to number of submissions, provided an entry fee has been paid for each.
International entries welcome. All entries must be in English.