The Annual Peace Poetry Prize Award Ceremony took place in the Maurice Keyworth Lecture Theatre of the University of Leeds on Tuesday 27 November 2018. John Battle, Chair of the Diocese of Leeds Justice and Truth Commission and Former MP for Leeds West, gave a short address on the theme of poverty and food inequality, and Helen…
We are delighted to announce that Hannah Copley won first prize in this year’s York Literature Festival / YorkMix Poetry Competition with her poem ‘Haworth, 1855’.  The poetry competition (now one of Britain’s most prestigious), attracted 856 poems from more than 400 poets. Current Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Rachel Bower, also won fourth prize with…