Following the success of our first ever Poetry competition in 2019 we are again offering the opportunity to young writers to share their talents with us in 2021. This time we have FOUR CATEGORIES!
YEAR ONE & YEAR TWO
To write a POEM on the theme of SPACE or FAIRYLAND
YEAR THREE & YEAR FOUR
To write a POEM on the theme of PETS or SCHOOL
YEAR FIVE & YEAR SIX
To write a poem on the theme of WITCHES & WIZARDS or SPORTS
YEARS SEVEN – NINE
Compose a poem on GAMING or FRIENDS
We are delighted to announce that we will have a real, live poet with us on the day!
Ceri will judge the entries and will be joining us on SUNDAY 21st NOVEMBER to share in the fun!
All poems to be submitted by 30th September, 2021 to :
Mrs. Lara Farahar, 4 Grange Cottages, Grange Lane, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 0EP
Please attach NAME, ADDRESS, SCHOOL YEAR, D.O.B, E-MAIL & TELEPHONE NUMBER with entries. You may submit more than one entry in your category if your wish. Competition entrants should be UK based, and entrants to the Festival itself (even if not on the day of adjudication).
All POEMS will be displayed at the Festival in November. There will be a WINNER in each group with 2nd & 3rd Placings. Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals will be awarded, together with a prize. Winners will also have their work printed on the web, and in the programme, and may be invited to read their work at The Highlights Concert, or on the day of presentation if they wish.