Write a story about a summer of football

Start date: 30 June 2021, 09:00

Closing date: 27 July 2021, 23:55

Language: English, Gaelic, Scots
Genre: Sports
Topics: Competitions
Close up of football sitting in dewy grass

Each month we’ll provide a prompt to get you started, but where the story goes from there is entirely up to you. The competition includes four categories: adult writers, all-age Gaelic writers, young writers 5–11 and young writers 12–18. The entries will be judged by a panel and the four winning stories will be published on our website roughly two weeks after the closing date. A prize will be awarded to a writer in each category. These prizes will be different from usual due to current disruption to office and postal services, but we're very happy to offer the below:

Competition Entry Form

Maximum of 50 words