The winners of the 2023 Crabbe Poetry Competition were selected by Tamar Yoseloff. First Prize Grace Poole’s Version – Nicola Warwick Second Prize City State of Athens: Policy document for the preservation of the Ship of Theseus – Roger West Third Prize La brucatura – Steph Ellen Feeney Highly Commended Poems Bridal Pair with Eiffel…
The 2022 competition was adjudicated by Blake Morrison. Philip Rösel Baker won First Prize with ‘Shelling Broad Beans’.
First Prize: £600, Second Prize: £300, Third Prize: £150 plus Two Highly Commended Prizes of £75. To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Suffolk Poetry Society, this year the competition is open to anyone who was either born, educated, working or resident in Suffolk, Essex or Norfolk or is a Suffolk Poetry Society member.
The adjudicator for the 2019 competition was Tiffany Atkinson. Christopher won First Prize with ‘The Archbishops at the Lido’.