2000

The Poetry Society’s Young Poets of the Year Award, sponsored by Simon Elvin. The winning poems are listed to the right of this page. The judges of this years prize were Kathleen Jamie and Cliff Yates.

Commended Poets

Harriet Archer, Jennifer Bailey, Esther Bintliff, Thomas Boulton, Elizabeth Boyd, Barney Britton, Rebecca Byatt, Justine Cohen, Kate Collard, Dominic Cooper, Emily Dicks, Nicola Dietmann, Jonny Doak, Katie Dunn, Katie Edwards, Jonathan Firmston, Kezia Gaitskell, Tom Garbett, Charles Gerstrom, Kit Glennie, Natalie Glock, Catherine Gluckman, Ursula Goniszewska, Will Goodman, Mark Grimmer, Gemma Hammond, Laura Harris, Natalie Hitchin, Ming Wai Ho, Sophie Jansen, Lisa Johnstone, Craig Jordan-Baker, Rebecca Kempston, Dawn Knight, Sarah Lamb, Hazel Lancefield, Eleanor Latham, Rebecca Lea, Fergal McConnon, Pippa McMahon, Rachel Maddick, Isabella Mead, Helena Michaelson, Niccolo Milanese, Helen Mort, Alyssa Moxley, Sophie Mullins, Joanne Newman, Catherine Peckett, Lucinda Peters, Megan Petrie, Alison Pickford, Rebecca Post, Peter Ranscombe, Sadhia Rashid, Daniel Richards, Aled Roberts, Jason Roberts, Siobhan Rogers, Wale Rominiyi, Corinne Roper, Joss Rose, Alex Roth, Nick Roth, John Russell, Sophie Ryle, Iram Saghir, Kerry Sayers, David Selby, Robyn Smith, Guy Southorn, Lola Soyode, Laura Jayne Squire, James Stevens, Alicia Swannell, Aimee E. Tobin, Laurence Tonkin, Michael Vrey, Jen Wainwright, Lawrence Wight, Loveday Why, Anna Winkles, Sean Wood, Isabelle Wylie.