Ledbury Poetry Festival Poetry Competition 2017
13th July 2017
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.
All poems must be the original work of the entrant and should not have been previously published, accepted for publication by a magazine, nor entered in other competitions.
The length of each poem must not exceed 40 lines.
Judge: Fiona Sampson MBE.
Adults: £5.00 for first poem, £3.50 for additional ones.
Children/Young People: First poem free, £1.50 for additional poems.
Adult Competition Prizes:
• First Prize: £1000 cash and a course at Tŷ Newydd, The National Writers’ Centre for Wales www.tynewydd.wales
• Second Prize: £500
• Third Prize: £250
Please visit www.poetry-festival.co.uk/ledbury-poetry-competition/ to learn more about the competition.