2015 Winners and Shortlist

First place:  ‘Plenty more where you came from’, by Fiona Mitchell.

Second place: ‘Hotel Room’ by Kath Grimshaw

Third Place: ‘Under the Mango Tree’ by Liz Gwinnell

Highly Commended : ‘Love in Times Gone by’  by Adrian Wakeling and ‘Crackle and Pop’ by Geralyn Pinto..


Local Prizes:

‘Love in Times Gone by’, Adrian  Wakeling  (1st)

‘Snowblind’, Julie Hayman (2nd)

‘Under the Mango Tree’, Liz Gwinnell (3rd)

Highly Commended: ‘Not as Advertised’, by Alison Blake-Reed, ‘Sugared Almonds’, by Caroline Rose, ‘Myello’, by Jude Vale, ‘While my Father Lies in the Palm of my Hand’, by Ethan Chapman, and ‘Young and Drunk’, by Joshua Jarman.





Almost Like Running

Crackle and Pop

Hotel Room

Long Gone Mary

Love In Times Gone By


Not As Advertised

Plenty More Where You Came From




Under The Mango Tree






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