Poetry prize: Live Canon Children's Poetry Competition


02 March 2020
Winners in each age category get book tokens and anthology publication

Entries can be made by schools and individuals. There are four age categories: reception to year 3; years 4-6; years 7-9, and years 10-13.

Winners in each category will get a £50 book token, and there are book prizes for runners up. 100 winning and selected poems will be published in an anthology and the young poets invited to a launch event at Greenwich Theatre on 10 May.

Entry is free.

The closing date is 29 March.

For full details see the website.

Content continues after advertisements


For all the latest publishing news, subscribe to Writing Magazine or download our app


Register and sign up for our newsletter for late-breaking news, more competitions and exclusive content