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LANCASHIRE AUTHORS' ASSOCIATION

 

 

We are an association devoted to the study of Lancashire literature, history, traditions and dialect.

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LAA Competitions

The Annual Competitions are open to members only

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The Batty Cup: Any poem in Standard English not exceeding 100 lines.

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The William Baron Cup: Flash Fiction; Short Story in Standard English not exceeding 500 words.

 Douglas Townsend Cup: Short Story in Standard English not exceeding 1500 words, beginning with this sentence: "There was no possibility of taking a walk that day."

The Mercer Cup: A short story in Standard English not exceeding 1500 words.  

 

The LAA Writer of the Year Rosebowl is awarded to the most outstanding entry chosen independently from the winners of the Cups.

The Cups, Awards and Certificates are presented at the June meeting of the Association.

 

 

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