BeaconFlash is BeaconLit’s new 500-word competition (with month-end deadlines/themes July to May). Just £2 per entry (no limit on entries) with £325’s worth of prizes! You can also receive feedback on your story / stories at £5 per story with the optional critique service. See https://beaconlitblog.wordpress.com/500-word-competition for full details. The results for July have been announced.
BeaconLit is a non-profit festival where all proceeds go to local libraries. http://bvcl.org.uk
The competition opened in July (round 1) and therefore August is round 2 etc. There will be 11 rounds until the final winners / runners up are announced at the 2018 festival on Saturday 15th July 2018.