Arts Richmond’s Annual writing competition for all young people in the borough.

Arts Richmond Young Writers Festival 2021/22

Arts Richmond Young Writers’ Festival is open to all young people who either live or attend school/clubs in the Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It is a  chance to demonstrate writing skills of any form:stories,descriptive writing,poems, playlets,lyrics for songs-whatever the imagination can devise.

Entries are judged in four age groups (from School Years 4 and under to School Years 10 and over) with prizes for all winning entries.

In addition, Arts Richmond appoints a Junior and Senior Laureate who will be given opportunities during the following year to write about events taking place in the borough, for possible publication.

The competition is running until Friday 3rd December 2021.

All shortlisted entrants will be invited to a gala awards event in a prestigious venue Spring 2022.
More information is available on the Arts Richmond website.