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Mon 9th

Binsted Arts Poetry Competition

Poems on the theme of  'Country'.

Prizes: 150 1st;   100 2nd;  50 3rd  
& invitation to read poems on Fri 8th June, during the Binsted Arts Festival.

Entry 5 1st poem, 3.50 thereafter.

More at  http://www.binsted.org/poetry-comp-18

Jeremy Page

Mon 30th

Grey Hen Poetry Competition

entries from women poets over 60 at 30th June 2018

Prizes: 100 1st;   50 2nd;  25 3rd

Entry 3 per poem; 4 for 10

Entry Form and rules at Grey Hen Press

Carole Bromley & Pauline Kirk

Mon 30th

Ver Poets Open Poetry Competition

Prizes: 600 1st;   300 2nd;  100 3rd

Entry 4; 10 for 3 poems & 2 thereafter.

Winning and selected poems will be published in the competition anthology. Poets published in the anthology will be invited to read at our poetry afternoon on Saturday, June 30th 2018 at The Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans.  more here

Adrian Buckner

Mon 30th

Ware Poets Open Poetry Competition

Prizes: 600 1st;   300 2nd;  150 3rd + The Ware Sonnet Prize of 150

Prizegiving and reading at Ware Arts Centre on Fri 6th July.

Entry 4 per poem; 12 for 4 poems & 3 thereafter in the same submission.

Entry details and rules here

John Greening

Tue 1st

The Waltraud Field Open Poetry Competition 2018

Prizes: First 100;    Second 25;   Third 25

Winning entries published on website

Entry 4 per poem or 10 for 3 poems plus 3 per poem thereafter...

More here

Roger Elkin

Thu 31st

The Frogmore Poetry Prize 2018

Prizes: First 200 guineas + 2-year subscription to The Frogmore Papers;
               Second 75 guineas + 1-year subscription to The Frogmore Papers;
               Third 50 guineas + 1-year subscription to The Frogmore Papers

Shortlisted poets will receive selected Frogmore Press publications

Entry 3 per poem. More here

Janet Sutherland



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, 2006 (later results on Poetry on the Lake website)

Second Light, 2008 to 2016

Swale Life Poetry Competition, Jan 2012
Swale Life Poetry Competition, Apr 2012 

Torriano, 2008/9 (pdf)

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 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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