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The Portico Prizes

The Portico Library, in conjunction with its Pennine Literary Partners and through the support of The Zochonis Charitable Trust and Lynne and David Allan, hosts a series of literary prizes throughout the year which celebrate writers and poets of Northern England and beyond. Further descriptions of these Prizes can be found on the pages to the left.


The 2013 Portico Prize for Young Writers and The Portico Poetry Prize have finished! Please see the pages to the left for more details on how to get involved.


logos for the Portico Prize, Young Writers' Prize and Poetry Prize