Young People's Poetry Competition

The third year of the Young People's Poetry Competition has completed

We've got our 2019 winners:
  • In the Primary section our winner is Joe Berrow from Lindridge School

and here is his poem:



Poems the joy of our hearts

One of mankind’s greatest achievements

They come in different shapes



Some are wacky

Some are funny

Some are about time

Some are about space

Some are about dreams

Some poems are fancy

Some poems are about dancing zebras

Some are about fun and friendship

Some are about animals

Some are about slimy aliens

Some poems are about the circus

Full of ‘acro’ bats ( bats that perform in circuses)!

Some are about donkeys in hats

Some are about bears on the moon

Some are about the sea

Some are royal and regal

Some are grand

But still some are a little bland

But this one is a poem about …


And here are some of the Primary Age Prize Winners, and Deborah Alma our judge.