Expired: Ledbury Poetry Competition 2016

Ledbury Poetry Competition 2016

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.

Imtiaz Dharker is the judge for the 2016 Ledbury Poetry Competition

Entry fees:-
• Children (under 12)
first poem Free
for each subsequent poem £1.50

  • Young People (12 – 17)
    first poem Free
    for each subsequent poem £1.50
  • Adult (18 & over)
    first poem £5.00
    for each subsequent poem £3.50

• Adult Prizes
First Prize: £1000 cash and a course at Tŷ Newydd, The National Writers’ Centre for Wales www.tynewydd.org
Second Prize: £500
Third Prize: £250

  • Young Person’s prizes
    First Prize: £100 cash
    Second Prize: £50
    Third Prize: £25
  • Children’s Prizes
    First Prize: £25 book token
    Second Prize: £15 book token
    Third Prize: £10 book token

Deadline:- 07-07-2016

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