Dream job" is the theme of this year's Royal Mail Young Letter-Writers competition which is open to four age categories from four to 16.
Entrants are asked to write a letter addressed to whoever they think could give them their dream job. The closing date is March 26. Everyone receives a "LetterBox" prize, containing writing goodies and tips, and national winners are awarded a trophy, certificate and cash prizes for themselves and their schools. There is a new prize for the most creatively presented entry. The competition is sponsored by The Times.
Details: Royal Mail Young Letter-Writers, Dream Job Competition, Freepost 59, 11 Lakeside, Rochester, Kent ME2 4BR.