The Winners of The Christopher Salmon Poetry Competition 2022
Thank you so much to everyone who took part in the 2022 competition .The theme this year was ‘Time' and we were delighted to receive almost 600 outstanding entries . The difficult task of judging has taken place and the winners have been notified .
We are delighted to announce that the winners are as follows :-
Under 7's - 1st Prize- Evie Heseltine
8-11 Years - 1st Prize - Eve Jackson
11-13 years- 1st prize - Dexter Doyle
14-16 years - 1st Prize - Holly Ellis
16 + - 1st Prize - Molly Nash
The winning poems will be published on our website very soon along with all the poems that were awarded a Highly Commended recommendation by the judges.. A video of all the winning and highly commended poems will be posted to the Wirral Libraries social media for National Poetry Day on 6th October 2022. The 2023 competition will be launched in January 2023 with the theme of "sunshine" . Full details will be available in early January 2023. Thank you so much for helping us keep Christopher's memory alive.