Our schools department are going to run a competition every fortnight.   

Everyone is invited to take part.   

There are 3 age categories   

  • below 8 
  • 8 to 12 
  • 12 and above. 

There will be a small prize for each group winner and winning entries will be published on line.  Each competition will reflect a different skill.   

Please send your entries to   


you must include on a cover sheet

your name

your age

your school

winning entries will be published online


To write a short story between 500 and 750 words on the theme of Hope

It can be anything you like


Science Fiction


You may never have written a short story before but have a go!

We are interested in your ideas.

Be imaginative.

Closing Date Friday 3rd April 2020

Entries should reach us by 4pm on Friday 3rd April

Competition form