Matt Wixey

Short Story Judge

The winner in two categories in the 2019 International Literary Prize, Matt is a prolific author and playwright.

Hugh Riches

Short Story Judge

Hugh is a broadcast journalist and published writer. 

William Hatchett

Poetry Judge

Winning first prize in the 2019 Poetry Prize, William is a published poet and journalist.

Paul Lewis

Paul is a lecturer at the University Centre Grimsby and film correspondent for Billboard TV. 

Screenplay Judge

Alex Thompson

Alex is a published author and filmmaker.

Short Story Judge

Sarah Crockford 

Screenplay Judge

The winner 2018 Screenplay Prize, Sarah is a published writer and animal behaviourist.

Joe Fuller

Screenplay Judge

Joe is a graduate in Creative Writing, published author and film correspondent for Billboard TV. 

Steve Jackson

Steve is a published author and poet. 

Short Story and Poetry Judge

Lynette Creswell

Short Story Judge

Lynette is the author of the bestselling Magic Trilogy and leader of the Immingham Writers Group.

Jackie Collins

Short Story Judge

Jackie is a published author and leader of the Grimsby Writers Group.





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