Details: For previously unpublished poems on any subject, in any style, up to 50 lines long (excluding title). Poems entered must not have been posted on a publicly accessible blog or website, must not be under consideration for publication, or accepted for publication elsewhere, and should not be simultaneously entered into another poetry competition during the competition period.

Prizes: £150 (First), £75 (Second), £50 (Third) and 3 x £10 (High Commendation)

First Publication: 15 poems from this competition will be published in Sentinel Champions magazine in print and eBook in November 2012. The authors will each receive a free contributor’s copy.

Anniversary Giveaway: As part of the celebration of 10 years of Sentinel Poetry Movement, 1 entrant selected at random will win a year’s free subscription to Sentinel Champions magazine.

Entry Fees: £3/1 poem, £6/2 poems, £9/3 poems, £11/4 poems, £12/5 poems, £16/7 poems, £22/10 poems.

Judge: Miles Cain, author of The Border.

Cheques in GB£ payable to SENTINEL POETRY MOVEMENT to:
Unit 136, 113-115 George Lane, South Woodford, London E18 1AB

To enter online or to print off an Entry Form and further details:


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