Deadline looms for Kildare young writers competition

Cecil Day Lewis competition

Paula Campbell


Paula Campbell


Athy's Cecil Day Lewis deadline

Ciaran Dunne and Tommy O'Neill Heffernan pictured at last years awards

Athy Heritage Centre-Museum is holding a literary competition open to Primary and Secondary students in Kildare. The annual Cecil Day Lewis competition is open for all young writers aged 4 to 18 years and living in Kildare.

With just over one week left to submit entries, you can enter in either the Short Story/Poetry Competition opened to Primary school students or the Short Story/Poetry/One act play competition opened to Secondary school students.

The closing date is Friday, April 7. Late entries will not be accepted. For entry forms and more details email Phone: 059 8633075