Calling all young writers! Enter our awards to win £200

We’re looking for writers aged 14-18 who live in the North of England to enter the Northern Writers’ Awards for the chance to win £200.

Do you write fiction, poetry or creative non-fiction? Then all you need to do is send us a sample of your work and tell us what inspires you by 1 February 2018. The amazing writer, Lisa Williamson, who is this year’s judge for the Cuckoo Young Writers’ Award, will read your work and choose this year’s winner.

Find out all about the awards at

Ready to enter? Go straight to the Cuckoo Young Writers’ Award