Highlights from the live final including Kenneth Branagh, Jeremy Irons, Will Young & more
Check out 500 Words in pictures plus find out who won Gold, Silver and Bronze
Subscribe to the 500 Words podcast to download and keep all 50 stories
Our brainy buddies at the OUP have it worked out!
Read the findings from the OUP report analysing all 120,421 stories submitted in 2015
Sir Kenneth Branagh and Sally Hawkins are amongst our super celeb narrators
Listen to a special 500 Words gala concert celebrating the great children's storytellers
An exclusive Horowitz horror for 500 Words!
Read Barney’s story, 'Sam the Spaceman' and listen to the amazing audio play
Press Alphabot's tummy for five words to help start your story-writing.
Get creative in the classroom with our 500 WORDS learning pack. (PDF)
Read, listen to, or download the top stories from our previous competitions
See all clips from 500 WORDS
Read, listen to and download the Top 50 stories in 500 Words 2015
Chris, Francesca, Frank & Malorie impress HRH The Duchess of Cornwall with story tips!
A blog of your thoughts about all things 500 Words.
Listen to the winning tales from 2014 & see all the action from the final at Hay.
Which stories made our shortlist? Read and listen to the whole Top 50!
See all galleries from 500 WORDS