Connecting Stories Black Country Creative Writing Competition

Entry for this competition has closed

Entries for this competition are now closed.

Judging is underway with winners to be announced shortly! Winning entries will be published in an anthology and displayed in an exhibition in partnership with a cultural venue in the Black Country.

You can continue to download the competition resources to use.

'Our Journeys'

Children and young people in the Black Country recently took part in a creative writing competition based on the theme ‘Our Journeys’. We asked entrants to write a piece of creative writing about a real of imagined journey.

Author Benjamin Dean gave entrants advice and encouragement in a special video.

Download competition resources