Denise Riley

…As Affect (2005) and Time Lived, Without Its Flow (Capsule Editions, 2011). She’s in Penguin Modern Poets 10 with Douglas Oliver and Ian Sinclair (1996) and Denise Riley: Selected Poems…

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Born on August 6, 1809, in Somersby, Lincolnshire, England, Alfred Tennyson is one of the most well-loved Victorian poets. In 1850, with the publication of In Memoriam, Tennyson became one…

Charles Sorley

…a commemorative stamp in 2015, issued by Royal Mail. He is commemorated along with fifteen other poets of the Great War on a slate stone in Westminster Abbey’s Poets Corner….

Robert Crawford

Robert Crawford is a Scottish poet, scholar and critic. He is Professor of English at the University of St Andrews. He was one of the ‘New Generation’ poets in 1994…

Linda Phan

Linda Phan is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘Why should anyone care?’ poetry challenge….

Gabriel Akamo

…the Southbank Centre with other emerging poets. Previous performances also include ‘Jawdance’, ‘Tongue Fu’, and recording for ‘Peace Camp 2012’ and ‘Goodbye Piccadilly’, the London Transport Museum’s Centenary exhibition. Gabriel…

Jack Little

Jack Little is a participant in the Young Poets Network and a winner of the ‘Why should anyone care?’ poetry challenge….

Amber Garma

Amber is the 1st prize winner in the Who is Giselle? poetry challenge on Young Poets Network…

Martin McGann

Winner of the Simon Elvin Young Poets of 1999 and 2000.

Louise Watson

Louise Watson is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘Shakespeare’s shoes’ and ‘Put a mask on’ challenge….

Jay Degenhardt

Jay is commended in the Who is Giselle? poetry challenge on Young Poets Network…

Katie Beviss

Katie Beviss is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘No Man’s Land’ and ‘Poem on a postcard’ poetry challenges….

Oakley Flanagan

Oakley is the 2nd prize winner in the 16-18 age category in the Turn Up the Volume challenge on Young Poets Network….

Jerrold Yam

Jerrold Yam is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘Dawn’ challenge and is the runner-up in the British Library Animal Tales Challenge 2015…

Nadia Lines

Nadia is the 1st prize winner in the 11-15 age category in the Turn Up the Volume challenge on Young Poets Network….

Julia Webb

…Arches Press in 2016. Her poems have appeared in various publications including: Poetry News, Other Poetry and Ink, Sweat and Tears. She was recently one of the ‘Young Poets Centre…

Beth Davies

Beth is a winner in the Winter Poems challenge on Young Poets Network, and highly commended in its 2017 August challenge #2, themed around place….

Isaac Silver

Isaac is the first-prize winner in the Timothy Corsellis Poetry Prize 2018 on Young Poets Network….

Natalie Linh Bolderston

Natalie is the second-prize winner in the Timothy Corsellis Poetry Prize 2018 on Young Poets Network and commended in the 2018 August #1 challenge on prose poems….

Beatriz Santos

Beatriz is commended in the Timothy Corsellis Poetry Prize 2018 on Young Poets Network….

William Snelling

William is the third-prize winner of the 2018 August Challenge #1 on prose poems on Young Poets Network….

Mary Webster

Mary is the 2nd p rize winner in the 11-15 age category in the Turn Up the Volume challenge on Young Poets Network….

Hazel Vimbainashe Kamuriwo

Hazel is a second-prize winner in the Thinking Outside the Penalty Box challenge on Young Poets Network….

Evan Burgess

Evan is the 3rd prize winner in the 11-15 age category in the Turn Up the Volume challenge on Young Poets Network….

Lily Smart

Lily is the 3rd prize winner in the 16-18 age category in the Turn Up the Volume challenge on Young Poets Network….

Meg Burrows

Meg Burrows is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘Automatic writing’ challenge….

Rahmoan Williams

Rahmoan is a winner in the Short Poems challenge on Young Poets Network….

Zuleikha Sayani

Zuleikha is a highly commended poet in the Young Poets Network 2017 August challenge #2, themed around place….

Felicity Marks

Felicity Marks is a winner of the Poetry Society Young Poets of the Year 2000 and 2001.

Amna Ahmed

Winner of the Simon Elvin Young Poets of 2000.

Thomas Yates

Winner of the Simon Elvin Young Poets of 1998 and 1999.

Olivia Sandhu

Olivia is commended in the Civilisation and Its Discontents challenge on Young Poets Network, inspired by Freud’s work of the same name. …

Isabel Waters

Isabel is a winner in the Short Poems challenge on Young Poets Network….

Olivia Liu

Olivia is a commended poet in the Riddle Me This Poetry Challenge on The Poetry Society’s Young Poets Network….

Charlotte Guterman

Charlotte is a winner in the Short Poems challenge on Young Poets Network….

Pratyusha Prakash

Pratyusha Prakash is a winner of the Young Poets Network ‘Translation’ and Cape Farewell ‘Fire and Ice’ challenges….

Jeremy Hsiao

Jeremy is the first-prize-winner in the Young Poets Network 2017 August challenge #4 on concrete poetry and commended in the 2018 August challenge #4 on using the vernacular in poetry….

Taylor Fang

Taylor is the second-prize-winner in the Young Poets Network 2017 August challenge #4 on concrete poetry….

Liberty Hinze

Liberty is commended in the Civilisation and Its Discontents challenge on Young Poets Network, inspired by Freud’s work of the same name. …

Ellie Fullwood

Ellie is commended in the Civilisation and Its Discontents challenge on Young Poets Network, inspired by Freud’s work of the same name. …

Joshua Persico

Joshua is a commended poet in the Riddle Me This Poetry Challenge on The Poetry Society’s Young Poets Network….

Rachel Lewis

Rachel Lewis is a winner of Young Poets Network Dramatic Monologue, Cape Farewell, and Ways to be Wilder poetry challenges.

Meg Ozia Stockwell

Meg is commended in the Civilisation and Its Discontents challenge on Young Poets Network, inspired by Freud’s work of the same name. …

Alice Hill-Woods

Alice is the third-prize winner in the Civilisation and Its Discontents challenge on Young Poets Network, inspired by Freud’s work of the same name. …

Lovena Nawoor

Lovena is highly commended in the Young Poets Network 2017 August challenge #2, themed around place….

Joanna Batch

Winner of the Simon Elvin Young Poets of 1999.