• Templar Poetry publishes full collections, short, medium and full length pamphlets and Iota Poetry Magazine
  • We publish fifteen or more new poetry titles each year
  • Three Annual Poetry Awards bring new poets to Templar. All are published in our superb quality books, invited to read to read at our live events and to participate in our archive recording programme which will broadcast recordings online from March 2014
  • The Annual Derwent Poetry Festival is held in the heart of Derbyshire in early November
  • New regular London readings in association with  Keats House begin in May 2014
with the launch of Damian Smyth's new collection Mesopotamia, and Tom Weir's iShot Award winning pamphlet The Outsider




  • Annual Straid Collection Award is now Closed for submissions and will open for the 2015 Award in October 2014
  • Annual Templar Pamphlet & Collection Awards open for submissions: closing 16th June 2014 - Further information CLICK HERE
  • Iota Poetry, our 'in-house' poetry journal considers submissions all year round - up to six pages or around 250 lines of poetry


  • Iota Poetry is produced in collaboration with the University of Gloucestershire. We welcome submissions throughout the year of up to six poems by post or online
  • Three issues are published each year, in Spring, Summer and Winter
  • Each issue contains new work by around twenty five poets, reviews, interviews and features
  • Full submission details are available on the Iota Poetry website  HERE

    Iota Poetry is Edited by Nigel McLoughlin - Further information CLICK HERE


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