2009 Winners

Poetry Rivals poetry competition offers great prizes. Below you can see our 2009 winners.

Over 18s Poetry Prizes
1st Prize - A publishing contract or £1,000
2nd Prize - £100
3rd Prize - £50

Under 18s Poetry Prizes
The under 18s will be split into two categories, 14 and under and 15-18, each winner will receive a laptop.


Under 18s Winner

Cleo Henry (aged 14), won a laptop with her poem 'Child Snatcher'.

Read Child Snatcher.

Under 18s Runners Up

Rachel Gaffney & Beth Cortese both won their very own copy of ‘I Eat Squirrels – Poetry For Kids’ by A F Harrold.

Over 18s Winners

Andrew Barber, won a publishing contract with his poem 'Money God'

Read 'Money God'.