Tag: compo

Do you think he saw us?

Birmingham Writers’ Group has a short story competition for original stories of less than 2,500 words set in Birmingham’s past, present or future. There is a £50 cash prize for the winning entry. The winner and selected runners-up will have…

Pledge to Talk Like A Brummie and win

This Friday people around the country with be spending the day talking like a Brummie, calling each other “bab” and advising people to go “careful past your granny’s”. The campaign has built up with hundreds of pledges on myspace and…

You told us, we listened

To win a pair of tickets to the fab Rootsville Festival at the Custard Factory on Saturday 30th June, we asked you to tell us your Best Brum related gig story. We’ve decided our favourite tale was outercircle21’s merciless piss-taking…

don’t forget

our competition to win a pair of Rootsville tickets ends this Sunday at midnight, so get posting your Best Brum related gig stories quicksmart!

see your Name in Lights

Curly-haired fcuk-er Trevor Beattie (Brummie lest we forget), Guardian & Newsnight Review’s Mark Lawson and her off Big Brother Alison Hammond are amongst the judges for a top competition that’ll see the winner get their name in huge letters on…

Cryptic Compo

Quite a few people had a go at this fairly easy quiz-type thing, all the answers were and are areas in and around our fine city. In the end there was more than one entry that matched the answers we…