From the Charles Causley Trust, this competition is one of the larger and more prestigious poetry prizes of the year. No restrictions on subject with a generous line allowance, it’s worth entering. This is an international competition.
Word limit: 40 lines
Prizes: 1st – £2000, 2nd – £250, 3rd – £100, 5 highly commended £30
Entry fee: £7
Closing date: 3rd November 2015
It is, however, yet another example of a postal only competition. So, if you are going to enter you’ll need to get your skates on for your submission to arrive by noon of the 3rd of November.