Rules Green Aire prose competition

• Entries must be in English

• Entries should be submitted by email to contact@aireriverstrust.org.uk

Please include your full name, address, phone number and age (if under 18). Entries on behalf of children and young people must be submitted by a guardian providing their contact details.

• Only documents of this type .doc, .docx or .rtf will be accepted

• All entries must be word-processed and double spaced, with pages numbered

• The name of the entrant must not appear on the manuscript

• The competition is open to anyone throughout and outside the United Kingdom

• Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and not published previously

• Entries must not be entered in another competition at the same time

• No more than one entry will be accepted from each person

• The judges’ decision will be final, and no individual correspondence will be entered into

• The competition is managed by the Aire Rivers Trust and Saltaire Festival

• Entrants agree that their work may be copy-edited for the purposes of inclusion in the competition anthology should it be chosen

• Copyright will remain with the author, but prize winners must agree to publication in the competition’s anthology of creative writing

• Neither the Aire Rivers Trust nor the Saltaire Festival accept liability should publishing prove impossible due to unforeseen circumstances

• Failure to comply with the above rules will result in disqualification from the competition

• Winners will be decided as soon as possible after the deadline, with a formal announcement on the Aire Rivers Trust and Saltaire Festival Facebook Pages