wanted! Wordsmiths invited to join Somerset poetry contest
residents are being encouraged to join a poetry challenge this
aged 18 and over are being invited to submit a poem of 250 words
or less about what they like most about Somerset.
poem should be about Somerset's rich history, personalities, countryside,
towns or coastline.
top five entries to
the competion - which is being run by Somerset Skills and Learning
- will have their poem illustrated and turned into a postcard.
And the overall winner will also receive a £50 learning
voucher to redeem against any of the courses available through
Somerset Skills and Learning.
of the contest are featured in the new Somerset Skills and Learning
brochure, featuring local course listings.
"We have run competitions for artists and photographers
in previous editions of our brochure, so now it is the turn of
the wordsmiths", Somerset Skills and Learning's Marketing
Manager Ade Bowen told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"We want people to create beautiful and inspirational pictures
For further details, see the online competitions page at www.learnsomerset.co.uk,
or pick up a copy of the brochure from the Burnham adult learning
centre in Princess Street or from either Burnham or Highbridge