Welcome to Ambit Magazine.
The Annual Ambit Poetry competition will open on April 15th and close on July 15th. We are delighted that George Szirtes will be judging this year's work on the topical theme of Resistance. Each entry costs £6 and the winning poems will receive cash prizes and be printed in Ambit 230 in October 2017. Please enter each poem as an individual entry.

Our next poetry submissions window will be open from 1 August - 1 October 2017. You can send up to 5 poems for us to read.
Our fiction window will be open from 1 September - 1 October 2017. You can upload one piece of fiction up to 5,000 words, and/or you can upload in one document one to three pieces of flash fiction (up to 1,000 words each).

All work must be original and have not appeared anywhere including websites or blogs.
If you don't know the magazine we encourage you to read a recent copy to understand the sort of work we are looking for.
You can find out more about this at www.ambitmagazine.co.uk/submit
Please note that Submittable uses American style dates so don't be confused by them.
Good luck and thank you for thinking of Ambit.
Briony Bax

Ends on July 15, 2017£6.00
Welcome to the Ambit 2017 Poetry Competition - Resistance. 
We are delighted that George Szirtes will judge this year's competition with the very topical theme of Resistance.

Please submit your poem in an individual word document attached to your submission with your name, address, email, telephone and title of poem in the cover letter ONLY.   Please do not put any identifying details on your poetry pages.  For multiple submissions please submit each poem separately.  Poems must be unpublished in any form and your original work. No simultaneous submissions accepted.

Each submission costs £6 and if you submit more than 5 poems you will receive a free back copy of Ambit in the mail.

The competition will run from May 1st - July 15 2017 and winners will be announced on 15 September 2017 and the top 3 winners will be invited to read at our Ambit 230 Launch on 24 October 2017 with judge George Szirtes and their poems will appear in Ambit 230.

Please read our competition guidelines carefully at www.ambitmagazine.co.uk and by making payment and submitting poems you agree to all the terms and conditions of the contest.

Good luck to all!
The Ambit Editors