4 December 2020
The winners of Malvern Hills District Council’s first-ever poetry competition have been announced. We’re pleased to share with you Eleanor, Year 7, was the winner in the Under 11s category, April-Louise, Year 8, was the winner in the Age 12 to 18 category with Alex, Year 8, runner up in this category.
Nearly 70 people sent in their poems based on the theme ‘The Year 2020’, with entrants ranging from five to 88-years-old.
The judges included Cllr Sarah Rouse, Leader of the Council, Ellie Dart, Worcestershire’s Young Poet Laureate, and Tracy Kelly-Freer, from Malvern Book Co-Operative.
All finalists received a certificate and the winners received vouchers to use at the Malvern Book Co-Operative.