The Spectator

Reminder: Spectator short story competition

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Just to remind CoffeeHousers that the deadline for the Spectator's short story competition is fast-approaching.  Entries have to be in before the end of Thursday, 25 June.  Here are details for anyone who's interested:

To celebrate the launch of the Spectator Book Club, The Spectator is giving you the chance to have a short story published in the magazine.

To enter, write a short story of 2,000 words or under, on the subject of invisibility, and email it as an attachment to or post it to:


Short Story Competition,

The Spectator,

22 Old Queen Street,

London, SW1H 9HP


The winning entry will be published in a future issue of The Spectator, and ten runners-up will have their short stories published on the Spectator website. The entries will be judged by a panel of Spectator staff, along with a representative of Barclays Wealth.


Deadline for entry is 25 June 2009.