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The Charles Causley International Poetry Competition 2019

This annual competition celebrates the life and legacy of Cornish poet, Charles Causley, and will be judged this year by Michael Rosen.

First prize is £2,000 plus a 1-week writing residency at Cyprus Well, the poet's former home in Launceston.

Second prize is £250, third prize is £100 and there will be 5 x Highly Commended prizes of £30.

Closing date
Mon 11 Nov 2019
Entry fee
£7.50 for first poem | £5 for subsequent poems