Time Flies…


July 15, 2019 by Tim Prater

It’s now seven days since the deadline for submission of stories for the 2019 short story competition and the judges are hard at work reading your stories. We look forward to sharing the results with you on 21 September when our shortlists will be announced. Watch this space!

Thank you to all the hundreds of writers who entered the competition this year. 2019 has been our most successful year yet.


Theme: MASK

Entries for our 2021 Competition closed on Monday 12th July 2021.

Shortlist announcement Tuesday 21st September, Winner to be announced Sunday 21st November.

For further information, please read the rules and FAQs below. If you cannot find the answer to your query there, you can email hgwellscompetition@gmail.com

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