Teign Heritage Young Poets Competition

Teign Heritage Young Poets Competition
Teign Heritage Centre Home to Teignmouth and Shaldon Museum

When: 20 May 2019 to 06 July 2019
Where: Teign Heritage Centre, 29 French Street, Teignmouth, TQ14 8ST
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Cost: Free entry
Suitable for: Especially for children

Teign Heritage, Teignmouth & Shaldon Museum & Teignmouth Rotary Club Young Poets Competition 2019

Children and young people are invited to enter a poem on the theme of ‘The Railway’ in our Young Poets Competition.

The competition is open from 21st May 2019 until Saturday July 6th 2019.

Young people living in Teignmouth and surrounding areas are eligible to enter.

There are three age categories 5-7, 8-11 and 12-16 years.

There are three prizes in each of the age categories.

These are in the form of Book Vouchers or Gift Vouchers.

The nominal value of the prizes in each category is  1st prize £15, 2nd prize £10, 3rd prize £5.

An award ceremony will take place in July 2019 where the prizes and certificates of merit will be presented by the President of Teignmouth Rotary Club.

Winning poems will be on display in the museum for the duration of the Railway Exhibition at Teignmouth and Shaldon Museum, and published in the autumn edition of the Friends of Teign Heritage Journal.

The poems will be judged by the Teign Heritage Education Team.

Entry is free.

The rules and entry form are shown below and may be printed from this document

Entry forms and competition rules are also available from:Teign Heritage Centre, 29 French St. Teignmouth. TQ14 8ST

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