Stories ranging between 1,000 and 3,000 words, with strong characters, a well-crafted plot and realistic dialogue (where used).
This is an annual short stories competition: entries close on the last day of February 2023
Entry fee: £7 for one story, £12 for two, £16 for three, £20 for four
Optional critiques: £25 per story
Prizes will be awarded as follows: