2. Reader's Digest are running their 100 word flash fiction competition again and you’ve got until January 31st 2014 to send them your masterpiece. There’s £1000 for the winner and two runners-up will receive £100 of book tokens.
3. Best magazine is running another short story competition, with a £1000 first prize.
They’re looking for a ‘Christmas’ short story, on the theme of ‘A Christmas Carol’ (which you can interpret in any way you like). The deadline is 26th November.
There's a first prize of £50 in book tokens from Waterstones booksellers. There are also details of a children's competition on the site too. The competitions close for entries on 27th October 2013. The competition home page and entry form - plus the four images mentioned above - is here. Full rules are here (opens as .pdf).