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Mon 28th

Slipstream Poets Open Poetry Competition 2022

Entries may be made by post or online.
Prizes: 1st / 2nd / 3rd: £300 / £150 / £75;
The best West Sussex entry will also be awarded a separate prize of £50 and the Jim Johnston Chanctonbury Cup
Entry £5 for initial poem, £3.50 for each addtional poem
Winners will be notified individually by March 31st.
All results and the winning poems will be published on the Slipstream Poets website
Full details at Slipstream Poets

Roger Elkin

Sat 30th

Ware Poets Open Poetry Competition 2022

Poems up to 50 lines
Prizes: 1st £600; 2nd £300; 3rd £150
plus The Ware Sonnet Prize – £150
Entries (by post): £4 per poem. Rules/Entry Form (pdf)
Results mid-June. Prizegiving event, Friday 8th July.

Jonathan Edwards

Sat 30th

Grey Hen Poetry Competition 2022

For women over 60.
Poems up to 40 lines on any theme
Prizes: 1st £100; 2nd £75; 3rd £25
Entry: £3 per poem, £10 for four
Download rules and entry form from website or send sae to
Grey Hen Press, PO Box 269, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 9FE

Wendy French
Susan Utting

Tue 31st

The Frogmore Poetry Prize 2022

1st Prize: 250 guineas & 2 years subscription to The Frogmore Papers
1st & 2nd Runner-Up prizes: 75 and 50 guineas respectively & 1 year subscription
Shortlisted poets: copies of selected Frogmore Press publications

all shortlisted poets will be offered publication in Issue 100 of
The Frogmore Papers (September 2022)
Entry: £4 per poem
Download rules & entry details here (pdf)

John Freeman



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 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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