Story Writing Competition Details


Does your child love stories about animals?

Why not have some more fun this summer and write a short story about The Townies and The Parkies’ adventures in Horsham Town or Horsham Park.  One winner and four runners up will be chosen in each age group.

The winning two stories will be made into a small book to be illustrated by Katie Wells and sold this Christmas with profits going to local Children’s charities. Each winner will receive a framed original illustration from their story in the book. Winners and runners up will receive copies of the book and Waterstones gift vouchers.

  • Two age groups 5-9 and 10-13 years
  • No more than 501 words
  • Entries are limited to the first 100 received in each age category – Entries will be closed from this point.
  • Winners to be announced on live facebook stream at 6pm on Tuesday 18 September and contacted directly thereafter.

Submit your story using our online entry form Click HERE or see below

Download full terms and conditions pdf  Click HERE

Partners include:
      Charities to benefit from the book sale profits are: