Summer Shorties                               Children's Short Story Competition

Our Summer Shorties Competition has now closed, huge thanks to our judges Minette Walters, Mark Tattersall and Ebony Robinson, and to all the amazing entries! 


Age 5-9 Category

Josiah Massey - 8 years old from Salisbury, read Josiah's story here.

Bethan - 6 years old from Poole, read Bethan's story here.

Age 10-16 Category

Deya Piperkova - 11 years old from Calne, read Deya's story here.

Kitty Fisher - 15 years old from Dorset, read Kitty's story here. 


Age 5-9 Category 

Corey Hartley - 7 years old from Wiltshire, read Corey's story here.

Kayleigh McConnell - 9 years old from Dorset , read Kayleigh's story here.

Age 10-16 Category 

Riley Hayes - 13 years old from Wiltshire, read Riley's story here.

Amelie Edwards - from Dorset, read Amelie's story here.

Highly Commended

Highly Commended were Reuben Massey (8), Hugo Mansi (7), Thomas Baker-Onuyancha (11), Freya Fuller (7) Michael Paul (9) and Joshua Cox (11).


 Make a donation

Entry is free but by making a donation to take part in the competition you will help Julia’s House continue to be there for vulnerable local children and families during the coronavirus crisis and beyond. Thank you.

Prizes kindly donated by
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