The 2018 Poetry Competitions will be around the theme of  'Dartmoor Working Life'.

Entry is £2.50 per poem or £1 for Junior section entries (under 15) - closing date Saturday 23 June 2018

Your poem should be no longer than 30 lines. The competitions will be judged by 'Moor Poets' Simon Williams and Susan Taylor.

The adult winner will be awarded the South Brent Folk Poetry Shield and the junior winner a certificate and prize at the South Brent Folk Day on 7 July 2018

Your name should not appear on the poem.

To enter, please complete the attached form in block capitals and send it with your poem and payment of £2.50 per poem to:

South Brent Folk Poetry,
Woodland Cottage,
South Brent,
Devon, TQ10 9ES

Please make cheques payable to South Brent Folk.

Attachments:
Download this file (SBF Poetry competition_2018_Form.doc)SB Folk Poetry Competition 2018[SB Folk Poetry Competition 2018 - Application form]45 kB

     

Si Barron singing his well received set of beautifully crafted songs with fine guitar accompaniments (photograph by Owly Dave), followed by Jackie Oates and Mike Cosgrave delivering a fabulous set of songs from across the range of Jackie's studio albums (photograph by Debbie McMurran)

Thursday 27 December 2018: Twixt Christmas and New Year Céilidh in South Brent Village Hall at 7.30pm. Chill out and enjoy the music after the Christmas festivities or dance your (new) socks off with 'Buttoned up'. Doors open 7.00pm; Reel Ale bar. Tickets (which might make good Christmas presents) £7.50 from artworks. Entry includes one free non alcoholic spiced berry drink. FFI: contact Eileen McKee on 01364 73699; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Saturday 20 October 2018: Autumn Ceilidh with Half Moon Ceilidh Band in South Brent Village Hall at 7.30pm (doors open 7.00pm). With: Anne Gill (caller); Andy Clarke (guitar, bouzouki) and Steve Gill (melodeons). All welcome: Reel Ale bar and nibbles available. Tickets on the door or from artworks at £7.50. FFI contact Eileen on 01364 73699 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit website.

Saturday 7 July 2018 South Brent Folk Day:  South Brent Folk presents the 7th annual South Brent Folk Day with singing, music, dancing, workshops and concerts around the village.

There will be the annual poetry competition, with this year’s theme being 'Dartmoor Working Life'; entry £2.50 per poem or £1 for Junior (under 15) section; closing date Saturday 23 June 2018. If you would like to enter, download the form from the website.