Picture This Story

Calling all children and young people!

NCCD is inviting you to write and illustrate your own original short story.

There are three age categories; 5–9yrs, 10–13yrs and 14–18yrs. Stories should be no more than 500 words and include up to 4 illustrations. 

Winners and runners up will be exhibited at NCCD with the three age group winners receiving a copy of their story in print!

All the Year Round © Quentin BlakeImage: All the Year Round © Quentin Blake

You can download the competition guidelines here.

To submit your entry please use the entry form that can be downloaded here.

Or pick up from NCCD when the competition opens on Sat 6 Apr.

For enquiries or to send your completed entries please email nccd@lincsinspire.com

Competition Opens: Sat 6 Apr

Deadline: Mon 10 Jun