BHAC Poetry Competition and Festival 2017

(4th April 2017)

We are delighted to announce that the Brighton and Hove Arts Council will be organising a poetry competition and festival for the summer and autumn of 2017.
Image may contain: 1 person, close-upThe festival will take place at the Old Market in Hove on Saturday November 18th.  We are also delighted to announce that the poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, has agreed to give a poetry reading performance at the festival and will hand out the prizes.

More information about how to enter your poems into the competition will be revealed in the next month or so.  Tickets to the Festival will be available to the first 300 applicants and applications will be through the Old Market box office.  Details will follow.