Children all over the UK are invited to join in celebrating Leeds Castle's 900th birthday by writing a short story about Castles and Time Travel. The two winning stories picked by our judges, including renowned broadcaster and children’s author Clare Balding, will go into a time capsule to be buried by the winning children and HRH Princess Alexandra and only opened again in 100 years’ time.
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Entries will be sought in two age brackets: 5 to 9 years and 10 to 13 years.
The winning children, with their family, will be invited to a very special Awards Day here at Leeds Castle in 2019 to meet Clare Balding and will win a basket of prizes. They will also be invited to take part in the ‘time capsule’ ceremony with Royalty later in the summer.
Deadline for entry: 5th March 2019 at 12pm
For rules and to enter go to https://www.leeds-castle.com/Education/Big+900+Story+Writing+Challenge