Creative Writing Categories

Poetry

The Fee for private children’s (under 18 years of age) entries are as follows

  • 1 poem is £2.50
  • 2 poems are £4.00
  • 3 poems are £5.00

The Fee for Adult entries are as follows

  • 1 poem is £3.50
  • 2 poems are £6.00
  • 3 poems are £8.00

Poetry Categories

  • CWP01 – School Years 3 and 4
  • CWP02 – School Years 5 and 6
  • CWP03 – School Years 7 to 13 inclusive
  • CWP04 – Over 18 years of age.

 

Short Story

The Fee for Child’s private entry is £2.50, the Fee for an Adult private entry is £4

Short Story Categories

  • CWSS01 – School Years Reception/Foundation, 1 and 2
  • CWSS02 – School Years 3 and 4
  • CWSS03 – School Years 5 and 6
  • CWSS04 – School Years 7 to 13 inclusive
  • CWSS05 – Over 18 years of age

 

Factual Writing

The Fee for a private entry is £2.50

Factual Writing Categories

  • CWF01 – School Years 3 and 4
  • CWF02 – School Years 5 and 6
  • CWF03 – School Years 7 to 13 inclusive

 

Group Entries into all Creative Writing Categories

We are well aware that schools and groups such as Brownies, Cubs, Youth clubs Primary and Secondary Schools etc. have limited available funds but we are very keen to keep our Festival accessible to all, so we offer the opportunity to enter the festival as a school or a group at a heavily discounted rate.

  • £20 – for up to 20 entries                                     this is a saving of up to £30
  • £25 – for between 21 and 49 entries                  this is a saving of up to £47.50
  • £40 – for between 50 and 100 entries                this is a saving of up to £210
  • £50 – for over 100 entries with no upper limit