John Clare Poetry Competition Results 2013

The theme of the 2013 poetry competition was "Landscapes". Many entries were received from which the finalists in the three categories have been selected and are shown below.

The winners read their poems as part of the "We Love Words" Literary and Poetry Festival at the Key Theatre Studio on Sunday 22nd September.

The winners for 2013 were

Junior Category (Under 12)
1. Seren GreenThe Mourning Mothers                                                           
2. Abbie LaurieA Hippie World
3. Victoria PenerLandscapes
Highly Commended 
William KingThe Fen
Intermediate Category (12-17)
1. Elena de FerrettiTake it.Take it                                                                            
2. Ailsa McDougallYou Saw Wastwater 
3. Emily TubbLandscape
Highly Commended 
Philippa CrundwellParadox Landscape 
Adult Category
1. Martin Bennett        Landscapes                                                                                 
2. Beth McDonoughFrom Fife                
3. Mark FiddesThe Reason for Birds 
Highly Commended 
Clive AllenLandscape