Ledbury Poetry Festival 2022 Poetry Competition


Posted on 18 April 2022

24 August 2022

Who may enter
The competition is international, open to poets writing in the English language.

Short description

The competition is part of the Ledbury Poetry Festival that takes place each July in Ledbury, England.

The competition is for original, unpublished poems up to 40 lines. 

This year’s judge is Joelle Taylor.

Entry fee
£6 per poem

• First Prize: £1000 cash and a weeks poetry course with Arvon
• Second Prize: £500
• Third Prize: £250

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.