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500 Words Short Story Competition 2018

posted 24 Jan 2018, 04:22 by Richard Hanks
The popular ‘500 words’ short story competition for 5-13 year-olds, that is presented by Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2, is back with a great set of prizes!

Every year, children at Dore Primary School write incredible stories inspired by this event (although we haven’t won yet!)
To take part, children should write a story of 500 words or less, it can be any subject, genre or theme. It must be their own work. 

It should be submitted to the competition website by the closing date of: 22nd February.

Please also make a copy for Mr Hanks to celebrate in school.

For details more details see the website:

Thanks for supporting your child to get writing and good luck!