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BMAF Creative Writing Competition 2018

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  • Closing date: 11th December 2017.
  • Awards ceremony: 18th March 2018.
Let the Writing Begin…

An integral part of the annual Basingstoke Music & Arts Festival – now in its 55th year – September sees the launch of the Festival's Creative Writing Competition.

Child writing

The Creative Writing competition's adult and children's categories include short stories, poetry, articles as well as play scripts and letter writing. Whilst entrants are encouraged to consider something with a local flavour, entries in all categories can be on any subject of the author's choice.

The entry deadline this year will be 11th December 2017. All entrants are automatically invited to attend the awards ceremony that will take place at Queen Mary's College, Basingstoke at 2:30 pm on Sunday 18th March 2018. Entries can be submitted on-line via email as well as by post.


For more information, including entry fees, please follow the links below.

Informationentry forms

Alternatively you can request a printed copy of the Creative Writing entry form and syllabus (or the overall BMAF syllabus) by sending an email with your contact details to bmaf@kempshott.plus.com. Alternatively, please contact the BMAF Creative Writing Section Secretary, Tony Corbin, on +44 780 116 6223.

p.s. All entrants receive adjudicator feedback.

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