BHAC’s Sussex Poetry Competition 2021

BHAC – 12 August 2021



This year’s Sussex Poetry competition is finally open with a first prize of £1000 and many others.

All winners will be invited to read on stage at the Poetry Festival which will be held at The Old Market Hove on Sunday 21 November.

We are pleased to announce that Jackie Kay, renowned poet and author, will be presenting the prizes as well as headlining the festival with wonderful support from John Agard and Grace Nichols plus the ever-entertaining Hammer & Tongue Slam.