Last chance for town poet laureates to send in entries

AMATEUR writers are being offered the chance to represent Boston in an annual best of UK poetry book.

The closing date for the United Press’ Poetry competition is fast approaching.

Last year, 250 writers were chosen to go into the poetry book.

To enter send three unpublished poems on any subject to United Press Ltd, Admail 3735, London, EC1b 1JB by June 30, 2011.

Entry is free and each winner gets a free copy of the book. An overall winner gets £1,000.

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