Word is out about Havant poetry competition

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A POETRY competition has been launched in Havant.

Wordsmiths are invited to enter the ninth annual Havant Poetry Competition.

This year’s adjudicator is the acclaimed poet Stephanie Norgate. The theme is the wild.

The first prize in the contest is £400.

The deadline for entries is June 17.

Anyone may enter, but poems must be original, previously unpublished and limited to a maximum of 40 lines.

For details e-mail havantlitfest@gmail.com