Christopher Salmon FoundationThe Christopher Salmon Foundation in partnership with Wirral Libraries and Wirral Poetry Festival presents The Christopher Salmon Foundation Poetry Competition 2021 for poems on the theme of 'Friendship'.

For entrants under 19 years, living or being educated in Wirral, entry is free.

A £100 Prize will be awarded to the winner of each of the following five age categories:

  • Age 7 and under (KS 1)
  • Age 8-11 (KS 2)
  • Age 11-13 (KS 3)
  • Age 16-18 (KS 4)
  • Age 16-19 (in fulltime education)

How to enter

For full details, terms and conditions, and entry forms, visit the Wirral Poetry Festival website

Closing date

Closing date for all entries is Friday 28 May 2021 at midnight.