Giffords Circus New Year's Resolution No.3


Why don’t you let your imagination run wild and write a short story? Create a legend from the deep, or a tale of a heroine lost at sea and enter our creative writing competition based on the theme ‘Any Port in a Storm’.

Competition details:

  • Stories are to be no longer than 500 words.
  • Entries will be judged in three categories: 10 years and under, 11 – 15 years old and 16 years and over.
  • A winning story will be chosen from each category. The three winners will receive a family ticket* to Giffords Circus, at which their story will be read out by Tweedy. It will also be printed in our 2017 programme.
  • Three runners up (one from each category) will receive a family ticket* to Giffords Circus.
  • All entries to be sent with contact details (Name, Age, Address, Email & Telephone) by post to Creative Writing Competition, Giffords Circus, Fennells Farm, Lypiatt, GL6 7NE or by email to
  • All entries to be received by Friday 3rd March.

*2 adults 2 children, weekday show not including opening night