Barnet Borough Arts Council invites entries to its annual Poetry Competition for children aged 7 to 11 at primary school.
Poems may be on any subject and should be on one sheet of A4 paper, and may be from individual children at a fee of £1 each or from their school with a minimum of five poems. There is free entry from Barnet schools though a donation is appreciated.
Poems may be on any subject and not exceed 35 lines. The name of the poet should not be on the poem but on the entry form, which is available on line or from BBAC c/o The Bull Theatre, 68 High Street, Barnet EN5 5SY and should be returned to The Bull by 14 November.
Well known judge is Katherine Gallagher, and prizes are up to £25 each for the juniors. Judge for the senior competition is Maggie Butt, Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Middlesex University, and prizes are up to £500 for the competition for adults.
For more information please see www.barnetarts.org.
Barnet Borough Arts Council