Exeter Poetry Festival Competition 2015 winners

2015 threads cover 2

Photo by Gregory Pearson

Congratulations to the following Devon poets

whose poems will be featured in this year’s Festival anthology:

David Arnott, Spin A Yarn

Graham Burchell, She Went Away Singing

Ian Royce Chamberlain, Freehand

Chris Considine, Dyed in the Wool and Spinster

Sally Douglas, The Cliff

Rebecca Gethin, Stitched Up

Virginia Griem, No Tears Now Child As You Lie So Quiet

Hannah Linden, Finishing Touches

Susan Taylor, Shepherdess RAMM

Clare Hepworth-Wain, How We Came To Make Lace

Simon Williams, Spinning & Weaving

Many thanks to all those who entered the competition this year; we had a large number of entries and the standard was very high.

Sat 10th Oct: EXLIBRIS  2015 on the theme of Threads

Venue: The Devon & Exeter Institution, 7 The Close, Exeter EX1 1EZ

6.30 – 7.30 pm, free open event

Launching Exeter Poetry Festival’s pamphlet EXLIBRIS 2015 featuring 12 selected works by Devon based poets  judged to be outstanding, written on the theme of Threads – responding to local textile and craft industries past and present.

Exeter Poetry Festival 2015 Programme is now available and the Box Office is open


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