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The festive season is upon us and what better time to write poetry. In just a couple of months... Read More →
Need inspiration for your poetry writing? On the Tower Poetry YouTube page we have filmed interviews of previous competition winners,... Read More →
The Tower Poetry competition is one of the most lucrative poetry competitions for its age group, 16-18, with £5000 in... Read More →
Tate Standage, first prize winner of the Tower Poetry Competition 2017 with the poem ‘rosetta’ and Tower Poetry Summer School student 2018 review... Read More →
Find out how to enter for 2019…
The top six entries to the Tower Poetry Competition each year are invited to an award ceremony at Christ Church. Below, the winners from 2018 with the Dean of Christ Church, Martyn Percy.
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Summer School 2018
The 2018 Tower Poetry Summer School for young poets aged between 18-23 was held 28-31 August 2018. The next Summer School will be in 2020.
Watch the 2018 Secrets competition video