Poetry contest chance

A POEM about Scarborough could win £1,000 in a free poetry competition.

All people have to do is send a poem about their own home town or area to “Local Poem”, United Press Ltd, Admail 3735, London, EC1B 1JB, or visit www.unitedpress.co.uk

Up to three entries can be submitted per person but must be no more than 25 lines (each blank line counts as one line) and 160 words each.

The closing date is December 31.