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Competitions & Events

We occasionally run competitions for our members to enter, sometimes they even come with a cash prize!

Open Competitions

Poetry Competition: October 2021 – Details RulesEntry
1st Prize – £100 + selection of books, 2nd Prize £50 + selection of books
End 31st October 2021

Draw Orlando the Cat – Details
£50 Prize + the Autumn Voices book
Closes 31st October 2021


Past Competitions

Spring Short Story Competition 2021 – Details Rules Winners
2 x £150 Prizes, 1 x £80 Prize

Poetry Competition: October 2020 – Details Winners
1st Prize – £100, 2nd Prize £50


Upcoming Events

18th September 2021 at Eskdalemuir Community Hub

  • ‘Writing Poetry’ workshop from 10.30am to 12pm with Liz Niven
  • ‘How To get Published’ workshop from 1.30pm to 3pm with Sheila Wakefield