I've been asked to judge a creative writing competition for a local not for profit organisation. Here's the official blurb. There will also be a junior competition; details to follow.
The Well Warrington Network, (a not for profit organisation that helps chronically ill people in Warrington) is running a Creative Writing Competition to raise funds for the organisation. The competition is being judged by Helên Thomas, prize winning performance poet. Writers are asked to pen up to 1,000 word short stories and up to 32 lines of poetry on the theme of Health, Wealth and Happiness for the entry fee of £3.
The prizes are:1st prize £60
2nd prize £30
3rd prize £20
The closing date is 18th May 2012 and entry forms and rules can be downloaded from