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Wed 31st

Kent & Sussex Poetry Competition

First prize 1,00, 2nd 300, 3rd 100, and 4 4th prizes of 50.

Entry Fee: 5, for 3 or more 4 each.

Enter by post or online. More at www.kentandsussexpoetry.com

Helen Ivory

Wed 31st

Teignmouth Poetry Festival 2018 Poetry Competition

Poems on any subject, not exceeding 35 lines. 

First prize 500, 2nd 250, 3rd 100.  Extra prizes of 100, 50, 25 for poets within local postcodes. 

Shortlisted poets will be invited to read at Teignmouth Poetry Festival on 17 March 2018, and winning poems will be published on our website.

Entry Fee: Postal entries 4 for first poem, 3 for each subsequent poem. Online entries 4.50 each poem.

Contact: For more details visit www.poetryteignmouth.com

Open Competition
Pascale Petit

Local Competition
Liz Diamond

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

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

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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