The Elmbridge Literary Competition

The Elmbridge Literary Competition is open for entries until February 28, 2022.

The R C Sherriff Trust and Elmbridge Borough Council are looking for your short stories and poems that unravel riddles, disentangle conundrums and resolve enigmas.

Age Categories: 

  • Ages 5 – 7; Little rhymes and stories
  • Ages 8 – 11 (Junior); Poems and short stories
  • Ages 11 (Secondary) – 13; Poems and short stories
  • Ages 14 – 18; Poems and short stories. • Ages Adult; Poems and short stories


19+ categories: £250, £150, £100. 

The winners in the other categories will receive book tokens. The winning entries in all categories will be published in a chapbook.

Entry Fee: Adults £5. Under 18s free.

Full details here.