On Tuesday the 21st April 2020, the Local Authority Waters Programme (LAWPRO) in partnership with Inland Fisheries Ireland, Waterways Ireland, The Heritage Council and The Heritage Officer Programme, launched a national Storytelling Competition ‘Stories from the Waterside’ / ‘Scéalta Ó Thaobh An Uisce’.
The competition is open to all, with €4,000 in prizes to be won. Entries are welcomed from across the island of Ireland and entries may be submitted in either in English or Irish. Stories of 600 words or less and only original and previously unpublished stories are allowed.
The Closing Date is 31st May 2020.
We encourage online entries on the Local Authority Waters Programme (LAWPRO) website which is now live: http://watersandcommunities.ie/stories-from-the-waterside/
This website includes details of how to enter the competition and the full Terms & Conditions.
Please share with your families, friends and colleagues. Best of luck if you decide to enter. We would be most obliged if you could please pass this email on to anyone you feel might be interested in this storytelling competition.