30 June 2023

Forward Prizes for Poetry 2023 Shortlists have been announced.

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See coverage in The Poetry Society here.

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1 December 2022

Forward has announced its 2022 winners as well as plans to introduce a fourth category for best single poem performed

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8 June 2021

30th Forward Prizes for Poetry Shortlists Announced

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27 January 2021

30th Forward Prizes for Poetry Judging Panel Announced

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25 November 2020

Susannah Herbert to step down as Executive Director of Forward Arts Foundation

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25 October 2020

Forward Prizes for Poetry Announced

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Hear Caroline Bird on the Today Programme (listen from 2:40:40) here

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24 September 2020

Daily Mail review the Forward Book of Poetry 2021 here

21 July 2020

See coverage in The New Statesmen here

09 July 2020

National Poetry Day Trade Campaign 2020 Announced

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10 June 2020

Forward Prizes for Poetry Shortlist Announced

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See coverage in The Guardian here

See coverage in The Bookseller here