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Creative writing contest: Mountain Writing Competition 2021
Mountaineering Scotland's annual competition is for fiction, poetry and…

05 October 2021

Creative writing competition: Globe Soup Flash Fiction
The competition is for stories about a secret location that will be revealed…

05 October 2021

Bernadine Evaristo promotes Black British writers for #BlackHistoryMonth
The stories will be free to readers from Short Story Stations at Canary Wharf…

04 October 2021

Scriptwriting competition: NHS Heroes Casualty Writing Contest
The competition is for writers with medical experience who are interested in…

04 October 2021

Poetry prize: Parkinson's Art Poet of the Year Competition 2021
The theme for this year's contest is 'Empowerment'

04 October 2021

Poetry prize: 2021 Shooter Poetry Competition
All entrants will receive a free e-copy of Shooter's winter 2022 issue featuring…

29 September 2021

Creative writing competition: Wenlock Olympian Society Short Story Competition
Enter stories up to 2,500 words to win a £150 first prize

28 September 2021

Creative writing competition: Writers' & Artists' Short Story Competition 2022
Win a place on an Arvon course in the free-entry contest

27 September 2021

Poetry prize: Janet Coats Memorial Prize
The competition from Paisley Book Festival is for short poems that tell great…

27 September 2021

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