Foyles poetry award opens for entries

The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2018 is now open for entries to any writer aged 11-17. The deadline for entries is midnight (BST) 31 July 2018.

20/05/2018Foyles poetry award opens for entries

Poetry shortlist & shadowing scheme announced

The 2018 shortlist for the CLiPPA (Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award) poetry award with poets from John Agard to Sarah Crossan shortlisted and primary schools around the country beginning...

26/04/2018Poetry shortlist & shadowing scheme announced

New campaign for children's writing

Bestselling author Cressida Cowell is launching a new campaign for schools - Free Writing Friday - to encourage writing for pleasure.

26/04/2018New campaign for children's writing

Writing competition with 'China' theme

The Liverpool Literary Festival Writing Competition is looking for your stories of up to 500 words on the theme of China, and the competition will be judged by the author Philip Pullman.

25/04/2018Writing competition with 'China' theme

Calling young writers...

The Young Muslim Writers Award is back and is inviting anyone aged 5-16 year to submit a story, poem, article, screenplay or play script for this year's award.

25/02/2018Calling young writers...