Poetry prize: Buzzwords Poetry Competition 2022

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05 May 2022
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Win a first prize of £600 for poems up to 70 lines

The Buzzwords Poetry Competition from Buzzwords poetry organisation in Cheltenham is inviting entries of original, unpublished poems up to 70 lines, on any subject.

There is a first prize of £600, a runner-up prize of £300 and five highly commended prizes of £50. There is also a £200 Gloucestershire Prize by the best poem by a Gloucester resident. This year's judge is Nigel McLoughlin.

The entry fees are £4.35 for one, £8.70 for two, £11 for three, £15.35 for four, £19.70 for five and £22 for six.

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The closing date is 22 August.

For full details see the website.

 

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