Competion currently closed

The East Riding Festival of Words poetry competition is closed. When winners have been announced you can read their poems online.

READ LAST YEAR'S WINNING POEMS

Entries were judged by a panel of published Yorkshire poets, led by James Nash.

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Poetry Competition Judges

JAMES
NASH

MATTHEW
HEDLEY-STOPPARD

WENDY
PRATT