The awards ceremony for the 2017 Mere Literary Festival Poetry Competition was held on Sunday 15 October at the Mere Lecture Hall. Here is a small selection of photos from the day. All pictures taken by George Jeans of Mere.
Pic1. Rory Wilson from Mere School receiving 1st prize in The Junior Awards 12 years and under. Entries for The Mere Literary Festival competitions come from all across the UK, and in the youth section there were over 100 entries.
Pic3. Wendy Worley signing her book, Echoes of Friendship