A prize of £1,000 (approximately $1,300); a course at Ty Newydd, the National Writing Centre of Wales; and publication on the Ledbury Poetry Festival website is given annually for a poem. The winner is also invited to read at the Ledbury Poetry Festival in Ledbury, England, in July 2020; travel expenses are not included. Daljit Nagra will judge. Submit a poem of up to 40 lines with a £5 entry fee (approximately $7), and £3.50 (approximately $5) for each additional poem, by July 18. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Ledbury Poetry Festival, Poetry Competition, Master’s House, Bye Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1EA, England. Sandra Dudley, Finance Manager.