Never Such Innocence Poetry and Art Competition

23 / 02 / 2018

Our competition invites 9-16 year olds from all corners of the world to send us poems, songs or artwork inspired by the events of the First World War. We accept poetry and songs in any language. Our educational resource, which is child-friendly, is a journey through the First World War in order to inspire applications. You can request two copies free of charge from or download from the website for free. Full competition rules may be found here.

Full details about the competition, including competition forms, rules and opportunities to win special prizes from the Royal British Legion and the RAF can be found on the website. The closing date for entries is Friday, 16th March 2018 and the main prize is £400. Each entrant will receive a Certificate of Commendation and prizes will be distributed in a special ceremony in May 2018.