Wivenhoe Bookshop Magazine & Newsletter | Sunday 29 November 2015

Join us for the Awards Evening 6.30pm Tonight!

The Wivenhoe Bookshop has been supporting creative writing in general, and poetry in particular for over 30 years through book launches, readings, competitions and live performance, and we are proud to support poertywivenhoe.

This year we held the 2011 Wivenhoe Poetry Prize in partnership with poetrywivenhoe, and we would like to offer our congratulations to the winners detailed below. Join us for the official presentation ceremony will take place at the Wivenhoe Bookshop:

Wivenhoe Poetry Prize 2011

Presentation ceremony

6.30pm Friday 1st July


First Prize:


Martin Malone

Second Prize:

The Accountant:

Joy Winkler

Third Prize:

My Father’s Tools:

Chris Waters

Merit Prizes:

Cote Vermeille:

Stephen Boyce

Journey with a Goldfish:

Diana Hirst

Another Concert:

Candyce Lange

Taking the Air:

Leslie Tate

The Beat Goes On and On:

Hazel Humphreys

Wivenbooks, the Wivenhoe Bookshop press,  will shortly be publishing an anthology of work from the 2011 Wivenhoe Poetry Prize. You can pre-order your copy here.

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