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Sabine Baring-Gould Poetry Competition

The Rev Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was a popular novelist, a collector of folk songs and fairy tales, and an amateur archaeologist - as well as the father of fifteen children and writer of some well-known hymns. This competition - part of the programme of events marking the centenary of his death - is divided into two categories: poems based on any aspect of his life and writing, and poems that allude to any of his Cornish or Devon-based novels.

First (in each category): £50

Rebecca Tope & panel

Entry fees will be used to support the work of the Tavistock Subscription Library

Closing date
Wed 31 Jan 2024
Entry fee
£5 first entry | £2 each subsequent