Adult Short Story Competition 2018

Don’t Look Now

Daphne Du Maurier was a renowned writer of short stories. Be inspired and imaginitive and submit your short story to the 2018 Festival competition. In honour of Daphne this year’s title is “Don’t Look Now”.

Click here for a printable PDF version of the rules.


How to enter

  • Closing date for entries is 16 March 2018.
  • Entrants must be over 16 years of age.
  • Entries limited to 1500 words.

Entry costs £5, please email chris@bradi.sh with the date you made the transfer.

Bank transfer information

Bank Account Name: The du Maurier Festival Society
Account No: 61601431
Sort Code: 40-40-04
Reference: (your surname) Fy Fest SSC

Download a printable word document entry form here.

Entries by post:
Print out the form above and post it with a cheque for £5 made payable to The du Maurier Festival Society, or make your payment using the bank information above. Include your short story entry.
Post to: Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature, Adult Short Story Competition, 6,St Fimbarrus Road, Fowey, Cornwall PL23 1JJ.

Entries by online form:
Fill out the online form below and upload your short story. Make the bank transfer for £5 before filling in the form below and email chris@bradi.sh with the date you made the transfer. Bank transfer information is listed above.

By Email:
Send your short story by email with the entry form above as an additional attachment. Make the bank transfer for £5 before filling in the form below and email chris@bradi.sh with the date you made the transfer. Bank transfer information is listed above.


Online entries

Please fill out the form below and upload your entry. Please either send a cheque for the £5 entry fee to the address above or make an online bank transfer using the account information above.