It could be a straight story, it could be a comedy, it’s entirely your choice.

Length from 250 to 1000 words.

There will be 3 special edible and/or drinkable prizes and the chance for your story to appear in Sedbergh’s own Strange Times creative writing anthology.

So switch off the telly and the radio and let your imagination run wild.

Judges will be headed by Graham Carlisle, Ex-Story Editor of Coronation Street.

Send your story to or post a hard copy through the door at Sleepy Elephant, Main Street, Sedbergh.  Don’t forget to put your name, address and phone number, email address and age (if you’re under 16) on your entry.

End date 30th May 2020