Hall & Woodhouse DLF Local Writing Prize

Authors with connections to the South West take note - we are inviting entries for this year’s prestigious Hall & Woodhouse DLF Local Writing Competition. We are looking for works that have been self published or published by an independent publisher. The winner and prize of £1,000 will be announced in June 2019. For more details and a submission form click the tab on our website www.dorchesterliteraryfestival.com

Janet Gleeson: 15th Nov 2018 08:59:00

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