Theme: EAST MEETS WEST (may be widely interpreted)

Closing date for entries: Midnight, 31 July 2018. Entries dated 31.07.18 will be accepted.


  1. N.B. Please pay before submitting. Pay using the PayPal form or post us a cheque (payable to Gloucestershire Writers’ Network). If submitting multiple online entries, click the box below saying ‘1 ENTRY £3.30 GBP’ and a drop down box will open for you to select the relevant fee.
  2. Fill in the entry form below or download a PDF version to post/email to us. (To download, right click the link and select ‘download linked file.’) You can fill it in on your computer and email it to:, or print it off to post to us at: GWN Competition Administrator, c/o 76 Horsefair Street, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Glos. GL53 8JH. If you would like an entry form emailed to you please email
  3. Please submit your work in either rtf, Word doc or pdf.
    N. B. For multiple entries, please copy them onto ONE DOCUMENT ONLY. We are unable to accept multiple entries in separate documents.


Entry Fees: Postal entries – £3 per poem/prose piece or £5 for two poems/prose pieces, £2.50 added on for each additional entry.
Entries through Paypal will carry a surcharge for PayPal fees & printing costs.

Data Protection: Please note that your entry details will be held on file so that we can administer the Gloucestershire Writers’ Network Competition and keep you informed about the outcomes. We do not share details with third parties.


N.B. For multiple entries please click on the box below saying ‘1 ENTRY 3.30 GBP’ on the drop-down menu.

Select and pay for the total number of entries you’re submitting. Prices are calculated based on additional PayPal fees and printing costs.

Entry Fee


Please fill in and submit the form below. N.B. Multiple entries must be copied into one document.

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Please upload your work here