Last updated on 27th February 2020
The winning poems have now been announced by our judge, Jane Draycott.
The winning poem is ‘The Reader’ by Sue Davies.
The joint second prizes go to Elena Croitoru for her poem ‘Playground’ and to Jo Peters for her poem ‘snowfall’.
James Driver, Peter Challis, Karin van Heerden, Laura Potts, Virginia Astley and Wendy Manning were all Highly Commended.
To read the prize-winning poems please follow this link Edward Cawston Thomas Poetry Competition 2020 winning poems
You can now read the judge’s report by following this link – Edward Thomas Fellowship Poetry Competition 2020 – Judge’s Report_JDraycott