Awards Ceremony 2017 - Photos

The awards ceremony for the 2017 Mere Literary Festival Poetry Competition was held on Sunday 15 October at the Mere Lecture Hall. Here is a small selection of photos from the day. All pictures taken by George Jeans of Mere.

Pic1. Rory Wilson from Mere School receiving 1st prize in The Junior Awards 12 years and under. Entries for The Mere Literary Festival competitions come from all across the UK, and in the youth section there were over 100 entries.

Literary Festival 2017

Pic3. Wendy Worley signing her book, Echoes of Friendship

Wendy Worley

Pic2. Peter Gillott of Mere who has won local recognition over the years at the festival again being recognized winning a certificate of merit. There were 243 entries in the adult poetry competition.

Peter Gillott

Pic4. There was a very good turnout at this year's festival award ceremony.

Award Ceremony Attendance