Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Results Of The 2014 Pendle War Poetry Competition

Each of the following prize winners receives an official certificate and a free copy of the Selected Poems 2014 Anthology:

Entrants Under 18:
1st Prize: The Guns of War - Lauren Christopher
2nd Prize: Dear Mum - Astrid Bloemink

Pendle & Lancashire Entries:
1st Prize: Accrington Pals - Stan Holgate
2nd Prize: Not In My Name - Tina Louise Rothery

UK & Ireland Entries:
1st Prize: Deserter In A Time Of War - Vicks Jenkins
2nd Prize: Belmullet, July 1916 - Patrick Conway

Overseas Entries:
1st Prize: A Brief Visit To Mellor - Keith Johnson, New Zealand
2nd Prize: I Am Technology - Cecilia Mallon, Canada

Photos & Illustrations:
1st Prize: Standing Stone – John Milton, Blackburn
2nd Prize: Blackpool Cenotaph – Anne Ward, Blackpool

Note: Prizes will be mailed out later in the month of November once the books have been received from the printers.  If prize winners would like to order extra copies of the book to be given as presents for famliy or friends, these can be mailed out at the same time at a special price.