Connecting Stories Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough.

You can continue to download the competition resources to use.

‘Middlesbrough and Me

Children and young people in Middlesbrough recently took part in a creative writing competition based on the theme ‘Middlesbrough and Me’. We asked entrants to write a piece of creative writing about their experience of growing up in Middlesbrough.

Authors Jamie Russell and Matt Oldfield gave entrants advice and encouragement in special videos.

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