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Manchester Writing Competition▶︎Winners and Short List
Poets Dante Di Stefano and Rebecca Tamás shared the Manchester Poetry Prize, and D. W. Wilson won the Manchester Fiction Prize.
Lucy Ingrams and Sean Lusk were named the winners of the £10,000 Poetry and Fiction prizes respectively.
Poet Mona Arshi and Michael Derrick Hudson shared the Poetry Prize, Martin MacInnes won the Fiction Prize.
Pascale Petit was awarded the Poetry Prize, and Adam Wilmington received the Fiction Prize.
Anthony Rowland from South Manchester was named the winner of the £10,000 Poetry prize.
Krishan Coupland from Southampton and Richard Hirst from Preston were the joint winners of the £10,000 first prize.
Judy Brown won the Poetry prize and Michelle Kern was awarded the Manchester Young Writer of the Year Award and a bursary for study at the University.
The 2009 Manchester Fiction Prize has been awarded to eclectic English novelist Toby Litt.
Lesley Saunders and Mandy Coe shared the £10,000 Manchester Poetry Prize. Helen Mort, 23, from Sheffield, won the £2,000 Manchester Young Poet Prize.
The first ever Manchester Writing for Children Prize invited the submission of poetry to be read by children within the age group of five to 12.
The Manchester Writing Competition is sponsored by Macdonald Hotels & Resorts presented in partnership with Manchester Literature Festival.