The competition is organized by the Plough Arts Centre.
The Plough Arts Centre provides exciting opportunities for all people to experience a wide and vibrant range of high-quality arts events both as audience and participants. Through creative partnerships, the Plough Arts Centre is a welcoming and dynamic venue for artistic expression and education, responsive to the needs of the local community and a beacon for the arts across North Devon – visible and valued throughout the South West.
There are two categories:
• Open Poetry Competition;
• The Ronald Duncan Short Poem Competition.
- The contest is open to anyone;
- Maximum length, excluding title and any blank lines: Short Poem – 10 lines, Open Poem – 40 lines;
- Poems must be the original work of the entrant, unpublished, and must not have won a prize in any other competition.
- 1st prize GBP 1000 in each category;
- 2nd prize GBP 500 in each category;
- 3rd prize GBP 250 in each category.
How to apply?
Entry fee for both categories GBP 5 per poem.
Read the conditions of entry on the following link.
In order to apply, please enter the competition here.
For more information, please visit the official web page.