Date(s) - 15/09/2020 to 30/09/2020
We are delighted to announce the winners of the Saltaire Festival 2020 “Green Aire” Poetry competition.
We would like to thank all those who entered the competition and Kristina Diprose and Davina Silver, who judged the competition for us.
Please view the video to hear the poets read their work,
1st “A river runs through it”
2nd “Middle Catchment”
3rd “Crossing the bridge”
Under 18 winner
Commended , “Freedom will return”
We also have an added bonus, “Airedale”, a poem from one of our judges, her creative response to the competition.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank Irene Lofthouse for her poetry workshops which inspired many of you to enter the competition.
We hope you enjoyed listening to the poems.
Later in the year we will be publishing the winning poems and other submissions in the Saltaire Festival 2020 Poetry and Prose Anthology.
Budding writers still have time to submit a story to the Green Aire Prose Competition, closing date midnight 20th September 2020.For further details