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Here you can browse through not only our own competitions, but writing competitions featured in the Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook. All competitions uploaded to the Writing Calendar will also feature here.
Christmas Giveaway 2023
Writers' & Artists' Short Story Competition 2024
Enter our annual free short story competition to win a place on one of Arvon's residential writing courses.
W&A Working-Class Writers' Prize 2023
Are you a writer who identifies as working-class? Looking for an opportunity to get your writing out there? Are you getting ready to take that next step on the path to publication?
Writing Calendar Competitions
Artist Link- Up - Poetry Slam
Artist Link-Up are hosting a weekly POETRY SLAM Weekly prize- £10 gift card- Reading Railway Pub bar + entry to 2024 competition EVERY THURSDAY
The People's Friend Writing Bursary
UK's biggest prize for unpublished authors, with a £10k top prize. Deadline Feb 5.
Northern Life Magazine Short Story Competition
The winning short story will be published in Northern Life magazine.