A country of memorable poets!

  We were delighted with the response to our poetry competition, and delighted once again with the enthusiasm of poets, judges and locals at our Prize Giving event last Saturday in the beautiful Library at Neuadd Pantyfedwen in Pontrhydfendigaid.   Judges Julie Brominicks and Cyril Jones read out the winning poems in the English category for […]

Poetry and the uplands

Our 2023 poetry competition concludes with a prize giving, poetry readings and panel discussion with two of the judges on 2 March 2024. You can see the full results here. The judges said “Some strong themes emerged from the poems – love, loss, grief, belonging, language and the passing of time. Some captured the landscape […]

Poetry competition now closed

  The 2023 Cambrian Mountains Poetry competition is now closed, and the judges grappling with the 127 poems which were submitted.  We are delighted with the calibre of entries – and with how far news of our competition travelled. Multiple entries came in from the Antipodes as well as the USA and our European neighbours […]

Poetry competition 2023