Mark Fiddes

Mark’s first collection The Rainbow Factory was published in 2016 by Templar who previously published his award-winning pamphlet The Chelsea Flower Show Massacre. Over the past two years, he’s won the Ruskin Prize and Ireland’s Dromineer Festival Prize and was runner-up in the Bridport Prize, the Wells Festival prize and the Ware Poet’s Prize. Poems published in, among others, The London Magazine, The Irish Times, Queen Mob’s Tea House, The Southword Journal and Aesthetica. He studied Philosophy at Merton College, Oxford and pays his way as a creative director.