Competitions

Thank you so much to all of those who entered the writing competitions for the 2019 festival. All of our competitions are now closed.

For the results of these competitions, please see below:


YorkMix Poetry Competition 2019

Avril Joy with Clare Shaw. Photo Credit: Carole Bromley

The YorkMix Poetry Competition winners have been announced. Huge congratulations to Avril Joy of Witton-le-Wear who scooped the first place prize with her poem, Skomm!

Please check out this YorkMix article for the full list of winners.


York Literature Festival Children’s Creative Writing Competition 2019

The Children’s Creative Writing Competition winners have been announced. Huge congratulations to all of our winners!

Please check out this News article for the full list of winners.