Deails are on the BBC berkshire webiste at https://www.bbc.co.uk/warofthewords.
I'm not involved in runing this, but I think worth pointing out to a potential poetry audiance
Fringe festival web site says free but ticketed
Monthly open mic poetry competition
Chance to win wine, or read a poem out of the competition. (Unlike the competition this poem does not have to be your own work)
Fun intermission competition
All standards of poet or audince welcome.
Fantastic Fun for Free.
Open Mic Poetry competion new poets and audience welcome.
Chance to win wine
Theme for the first round is music.
Also the option to read out of competion (And this does not have to be your own work)
For the quickfire intermission competion the theme is missspellings