Currently at a Stalemate with the entries for November!
All entries will be re-read and the announcement of the winners and runners-up will be delayed until Sunday the 17th
Up to 4 poems by poets aged 18-30
Prizes: £700, £300
Free to Enter
Closing Date is 21st March 2018 TBC
Windsor Fringe Kenneth Branagh Award for New Drama Writing
Unpublished & Unperformed one-act plays (30-minutes or less, no more than 16 actors) by amateur playwrights
Prizes: Three winning scripts will be selected for performance during three Drama Nights at the Windsor Fringe Festival in October, with £500 for an overall winner announced on the last night.
Entry fee is £10
Closing Date is March 5th 2018
Short stories up to 2000 words and Poems up to 60 lines
Prizes: £250, £50 and £25 in each category
Entry fee is £4.50, £3.50 for each subsequent entry
Closing Date March 1st 2018 TBC
Bridgend Writers' Circle Open Short Story Comp
Stories between 1500 and 1800 words
Prizes: £200, £50, £30
Entry Fee is £5 for 1, £7.50 for 2
Closing Date March 1st 2018
Short story collections
Prizes: £5,000, £1,000 Reader's Prize
Free to Enter
Closing date 5th March 2018 TBC
Pamphlets by young poets aged between 16 and 22
Prizes: Publication by Smith/Doorstep for overall winner, publication in The North magazine and mentoring for four shortlisted poets.
Entry fee is £8
Closing date is March 1st 2018
For those who like to know how many entries we received for November comps:
Contests for November are now Closed.
Thanks to everyone who entered - Result will be announced on the 10th December
Now accepting entries for December!
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