For the first time since its resurgence, The London Magazine is hosting a worldwide poetry competition which is open for all ages.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get published in the most prestigious literary journal in the UK which has been home to Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, Christopher Reid and many more, along with winning a cash prize.

 Opening date: 1st May 2014              Deadline: 30th June 2014


  • 1st Prize: £200 (and published in a future issue of TLM)
  • 2nd Prize: £150 (and published on TLM website)
  • 3rd Prize: £100 (and published on TLM website)

 The entry fee is £5 per poem and the entries will be judged by Hugh Dunkerley and Michael O’Neill.

For more details, please visit our competition page here.


This competition closes on the 30th June 2014.

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