Poetry prize: Ledbury Festival Poetry Competition 2021


29 March 2021
Win a first prize of £1,000 in the contest that will be judged by Anthony Anaxagorou

The competition is for original, unpublished poems up to 40 lines. Poems may be in any style, and on any subject.

In the adult category the first prize is £1,000, and there are second and third prizes of £500 and £250. In the young poets category there are smaller cash prizes, and in the under-12s category, the prizes are book tokens. All winners will be invited to read at the 2022 Ledbury Poetry Festival.

The entry fee in the adult category is £5,75 for the first poem and £3.50 for each additional poem.

The closing date is 15 July.

For full details see the website.

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