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Sun 31st

Enfield Poets’ Poetry Competition

Prizes: £500 / £250 / £125
Winning & Commended poets invited to read at prize-giving event on 3rd February 2024
Enter by post or online.
£4 per poem / £10 for 3 poems.
Enfield Poets competition page

David Constantine




Sun 7th

The Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Festival Poetry Competition

Poetry on the theme of ‘Nature Unbound’
Maximum 30 lines
Three age groups: 18 & Over, 12 to 17, 11& Under
Prizes: 18 & Over – £300, £50;
12 to 17 – £100; 11 ∓ Under – £50
All shortlisted poems will be printed in a pamphlet
Entry: 18 & Over £4 per poem
Under 18’s free but limited to 1 poem
Results announced early February.
Reading & prize-giving Sat 17th Feb during festival
Entry now open. Shepton Snowdrops website

Wendy Pratt

Wed 31st

Kent & Sussex Poetry Society Open Poetry Competition, 2024

Prizes: £1,000 / £300 / £100
plus 4 prizes of £50
Prize-winning poems will be posted online and published in annual Folio.
Prize winners reading event with judge in Tunbridge Wells, April 16th 2024
Entries by e-mail only.
£5 per poem / £4 each for 3 or more poems.
K&S competition page

Kathryn Gray

Fri 31st

The Frogmore Poetry Prize 2024

poems of no more than 40 lines
1st Prize: 250 guineas & 2-year subscription to The Frogmore Papers
Runners-up: 1st – 75 guineas & 2nd – 50 guineas, & 1-year subscription
Shortlisted poets published in Issue 104 & will receive selected Frogmore Press publications
Entry by post only: £4 per poem.
entry & payment details

Graham Mort



Frogmore Poetry Prize 2023 (at Frogmore Press website)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2022 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2021 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2020 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2019 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2018 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2017 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2016 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2015 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2014 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2013 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2012 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2011 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2010 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2009 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2008 (pdf)

Poetry on the Lake           (results on the Poetry on the Lake website)

Second Light, all from 2008

Torriano 2008/9

Ver Poets Open Poetry Competition 2015 (pdf)

Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2011 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2010 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2009 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2008 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2007 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2006 (pdf)

Ware Poetry Competition 2023 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2022 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2021 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2020 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2019 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2018 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2017 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2016 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2015 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2014 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2013 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2012 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2011 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2010 (pdf)

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