The 2018 Winchester Poetry Prize longlist, chosen by Liz Berry, includes Poetry Society Members Isabel Bermudez, Alan Buckley, Sue Chamberlain, Harriet David, Hugh Dunkerley, Alan Dunnett, Inua Ellams (for TWO poems), Niall Firth, Clifford Forde, Rosie Jackson, Stephen Keeler, Joanne Key, Ruth McIlroy, Paul McMahon, Margot Myers, Katrina Porteous, Mara Adamitz Scrupe and Ellora Sutton.
The winners will be announced at a special prize-giving event at Winchester Poetry Festival on Saturday 6 October 2018. Tickets for this event are free and can be booked via the Theatre Royal Winchester Box Office.
Winning and commended poems will also be published in a competition anthology to be launched on the day.
21 September 2018