Posted 12/03/2021

Life Stories Competition

Your chance to win a luxury hamper worth over £100.

There's a story sitting behind every front door. We want to know yours! We are helping our communities to connect with each other during this strange and lonely time so tell us about your favourite memory, your biggest achievement or a highlight from your life and we will use our favourites to create a video. Entry for Life Stories is for residents aged 60+.


1. Write a story from your life experience. There is no word limit, include as much detail as you want.
2. Add your details: We need your full name, age, address and contact number
3. Send your entry to us.

Digital entries can be sent to the Resident Involvement and Community Development Team at

You can post a hand written entry to: RICD Team, Pilgrim House, High Street, Billericay, Essex, CM12 9XY

Deadline 31 March 2021

What we'll do

We will arrange for our favourite stories to be recorded and made into a series of videos that will be shared on Swan’s social media platforms.

We want hand-written memoirs, which paint a colourful picture of our residents’ personal experiences.

If you need any further information about this competition please contact William Oldham (Community Development Officer) on 01277 844242 / 07872033403