Poetry on the Lake
Past adjudicators: Al Alvarez, Kevin Bailey, Gary Bills, John F. Deane, Carol Ann Duffy, John Hartley Williams, Brian Patten, Jo Shapcott, Penelope Shuttle, D.M. Thomas, Massimo Bocchiola, John Whitworth, Alessio Zanelli.
Previous Silver Wyvern winners: Daphne Gloag, Charles Evans, Siriol Troup, Mario Petrucci, John Whitworth, Grace Ingoldby, Pat Borthwick, Christopher North.
Previous Short and Formal verse winners: Gary Bills, Elsa Corbluth, Chris Considine, Audrey Dunne, Joan Fry, Karl Ghattas, Ann Gray, Tony Maude, Christopher North, Wayne Price, Vivienne Tregenza, Michael Swan
Congratulations to :Anne Stewart (director of www.poetrypf.co.uk) for winning the Bridport prize 2008 and to Will Stone who was awarded the Glen Dimplex prize for his collection Glaciation (www.saltpublishing.com)