Bard of Armagh Competition

The Bard of Armagh Festival of Humorous Verse is now in its nineteenth year.  There are prizes of £2000 and the opportunity to gain the coveted title ‘Bard of Armagh.’

Poems must be original, humorous and not exceed ten minutes performing time.

Closing date for entries is 1 October 2012 and the finals take place before an audience of 1000 in Armagh City Hotel on Friday 16 November 2012.  All details are on