JUDGE: DALJIT NAGRA
CLOSING DATE: Thursday 18 July 2019
FIRST PRIZE: £1000, a residential course at Ty Newydd Writing Centre and an invitation to read at the winners’ event in the 2020 Festival
Ledbury Poetry Festival 2019 Poetry Competition closes for entries 5pm BST 18 July 2019. It carries a great first prize of £1000 cash and a residential course at Ty Newydd , The National Writing Centre of Wales. Ty Newydd is renowned for its excellent writing courses, taught by outstanding poets in a beautiful setting between the sea and the mountains in North Wales. Winners also have the opportunity to read their poems at the internationally renowned Ledbury Poetry Festival 2020.