Halloween Spooky Story Competition

BA1 Radio’s Halloween Spooktacular:

Spooky Story Competition!

Calling all budding authors and Halloween lovers!

BA1 Radio are looking for spooky stories to chill their listeners for an incredibly special Halloween Show.

The broadcast will take place LIVE  on 31st October between 6-9pm.

BA1 Radio are looking for anything from ghosts and zombies to vampires and werewolves and even stories of the supernatural!

The winner from each category will have their story recorded by local voice actors as part of the station’s Halloween Spooktacular.

If you think you have what it takes then send your story, as well as your name and which category you’re entering to [email protected] by the 25th of October.

Winners will be announced on the 29th of October and the stories will be played during the show on the 31st October.

Age Categories include:

5-8 years

9-11 years

12-15 years

And 16 and over.


  • 500 words maximum! There is no minimum limit
  • All entries must be in by midnight on the 25th of October any later and they will not be considered.
  • Please only enter the category that fits your age range, on or before the 25th of October.
  • Remember that your story will potentially be read out on community radio so nothing too gory or horrific please.

We can’t wait to see what you have come up with! Good luck and Happy Writing.