Enter our short story competition and win the chance to have your story read by Santa for all to enjoy!

Are you 8—13 years old?

Have you got an idea for a short story which will bring everyone a bit of fun, festivity and positivity this Christmas?

If so why not enter our competition?

Throughout December,  Santa has promised to read out the winning short stories for all to enjoy on Downham Market Town Council’s website and  social media channels

To enter, send your short story by email to 

Make sure you include your name and age!

Your story could be typed, or scanned from a hand written page or a good photo would also work.  Its all about the story but make it look amazing too and you could be a winner!

Closing date for entries is midday 27th November 2020 but if inspiration strikes you after this date, do get in touch!

Downham Market

Town Council


15 Paradise Road

Downham Market


PE38 9HS


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01366 387770


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