The ongoing competitions section is a list of links to competitions that are held on a weekly, fortnightly, monthly or bi-monthly basis..
Scroll down the list below and select the link for the competition that most suits you, for more information.
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Launched by writers in Northern Ireland to give aspiring horror and dark fiction authors a chance to get their foot on the first rung of the publishing ladder.
For more details visit www.spinetinglers.co.uk
THE PAGES QUARTERLY OPEN SHORT STORY COMPETITION & ANTHOLOGY
For more details visit www.the-pages.blogspot.com
INVISIBLE INK SHORT STORY COMPETITION
For more details visit www.invisibleink.co.uk
Twice yearly competition: Closing dates 31 March and 30 September
THE SCRIBBLE MAGAZINEQUARTERLY SHORT STORY COMPETITION
Ongoing competitions with no closing date
For more details visit www.parkpublications.co.uk
WRITERS' FORUM SHORT STORY COMPETITION
Closing date: Each month
For more details visit www.writers-forum.com
FLEDGLING PRESS LIMITED COMPETITION
Closing date: End of each month
For more details visit www.canyouwrite.com
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The BBC is not responsible for external competitions or the content of external internet sites.