Competitions - something for everyone


THE BRIAN NISBET POETRY AWARD 2018

To celebrate the life of the Huntly Writers poet, Brian Nisbet, the 2018 Huntly Hairst will hold the Brian Nisbet Poetry Award for the third year.

 

Prizes will be given for the best poem on the theme of

 

--AUTUMN--

Rules:

Poems should be between 4 and 40 lines long and with the theme, “Autumn”

 

There are four categories based on age:

up to and including 11

age 12 to 16

17 and over - “amateur” category (not a published poet)

17 and over – poet has been published, excluding self-published

 

Entries must be submitted, with name, category, and contact information attached separately to

 

Orbs Community Bookshop, Deveron Street, Huntly

 

or by e-mail to

 

Lynncrutter@aol.com

 

by mid-day on the 24th August

 

Only one entry is allowed per person.

 

Entry is free.

 

 

 Prizes will be awarded at the Huntly Hairst on

 Saturday 1st September in the Stewarts Hall at 4pm



The Tattie Man Competition

Can you list all the tattie varieties mentioned in the Tattie Man's Song?

 

Get in touch with us via email  or the contact form on the website.

 

The lucky winner, drawn from all the correct entries,  will win a

 

£ 10.00 Farmers Market Voucher

 

The draw will take place on the Saturday the week before the Hairst and the lucky winner will be notified by us.


Shortbread Competition

 

Bake your favourite Shortbread and place a minimum of 4 pieces on a plate.

Write your name and telefon number on a piece of paper and hand in both at the Stewarts Hall from 10.30am onwards.

 

Judging will be from 4.00pm

Good luck and Happy Baking!