Gloucestershire writers and poets will read their work at the Gloucestershire Writers’ Network Competition annual prize-winners’ event at Cheltenham Literature Festival this October.
The competition judges, Stephen Daniels and Amanda Reynolds will also read their own work.
Tickets are on sale via  the festival website and in the Festival Box Office which is now located in John Lewis
 PROSE
1st Prize – Coping By Numbers by Julie Carthy  (The Pludds – Forest)
Runner Up – Numbers Not Required by Mandy Robotham (Whiteshill)
Runner Up – Private Number by Catherine Brennan (Winchcombe)
Runner Up – The Weigh In by Liz Carew (Cirencester)
POETRY
1st Prize – Vestry by Sarah Hemings  (Oldland Common – S. Glos)
 Runner-up – Gathering by Phil Kirby (Tetbury)
Runner-up – Safety in Numbers by David Hale (Horsley)
Runner-up – Five Minutes– by David Hale (Horsley) 
 Booking details for the GWN Event (and all of the Festival events) can be found at the link below;
 https://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/literature/whats-on/grid/
Tickets on sale now:
What: ‘Gloucestershire Writers Network’
Event Code: L092
When: 7.30 – 8.45 9pm on Sunday 6th October 2019
Where: ‘The Nook’, Montpellier Gardens, Cheltenham