CANTERBURY FESTIVAL POET OF THE YEAR
1st Prize: title, Poet of the Year; £50 book token; half case of wine..
2nd and 3rd: £25 book tokens ; ‘Best Read’ Prize: bottle of sparkling wine;
‘People’s Choice’: £20 book token .
Longlist included in a published booklet.
Competition Final held on National Poetry Day, October 3:
shortlisted poems performed and Poet of the Year title decided at St Gregory’s Centre for Music
Festival October 18- November 1.
Fee: £5. Length: 60 lines
Judging panel: Derek Sellen; Gillian Laker; Luigi Marchini.
Festival Office, 8 Orange Street, Canterbury, Kent. CT1 2JA