Prizes: 1st £500; 2nd: £250; 3rd: £100.
The judges will be Andy Croft from Smokestack Books, and Mary Sayer from Unite.
Entry is free, and open to everyone regardless of trade union membership.
- Entries should consist of three poems, each no more than 50 lines long.
- Poems must be the original work of the entrant, in English, and not have been previously published in print or online.
- Entries should broadly deal with any aspect of working class life, communities and culture and show commitment to the common people, the common good and the common music of poetry.