HUNGRY Hill Writing has announced details of the Hungry Hill Poetry Prize 2012 competition.

The competition is open to poems of up to 40 lines on any theme.

The prize for the poem judged to be the best entry is €200 and the closing date is August 31st 2012.

There is an entry fee of €6 for up to three poems and entries will be judged by Gabriel Griffin, poet and organiser of the Poetry on the Lake festival.

For more details of the competition and how to enter, visit