There are three categories – Open for adult poets, Youth for 12-18 year olds, and Children’s for those aged 11 and under.
The top prize in the open category is £300 and winners in the children’s and youth categories will receive book tokens. The Open category judge is the Derbyshire Poet Laureate Helen Mort, pictured above. The closing date is April 20. For more details go to http://www.buxtonfestival.co.uk