The award-winning poet Helen Mort has been announced as the judge for the 2019 Winchester Poetry Prize, which is now open for entries. Helen will be the sole judge and will read all entries.
Winchester Poetry Festival aims to promote and foster exciting talent with this open award. As well as receiving prize money, the winners will be invited to read at a special awards event in October. Winning and commended poets will also see their entries published in a special anthology to coincide with the presentation.