Cholmondeley Award

Cholmondeley Award

The Cholmondeley Award is an annual award for poetry given by the Society of Authors in the United Kingdom. Awards honour distinguished poets, from a fund endowed by the late Dowager Marchioness of Cholmondeley in 1966. Since 1991 the award has been made to four poets each year, to the total value of £8000.

List of prize winners

Each year links to its corresponding "[year] in poetry" article.

Year Winners
1966 Ted Walker Stevie Smith
1967 Seamus Heaney Brian Jones Norman Nicholson
1968 Harold Massingham Edwin Morgan
1969 Derek Walcott Tony Harrison
1970 Kathleen Raine Douglas Livingstone Edward Brathwaite
1971 Charles Causley Gavin Ewart Hugo Williams
1972 Molly Holden Tom Raworth Patricia Whittaker
1973 Patric Dickinson Philip Larkin
1974 D. J. Enright Vernon Scannell Alasdair Maclean
1975 Jenny Joseph Norman MacCaig John Ormond
1976 Peter Porter Fleur Adcock
1977 Peter Bland George Macbeth James Simmons Andrew Waterman
1978 Christopher Hope Leslie Norris Peter Reading D. M. Thomas R. S. Thomas
1979 Alan Brownjohn Andrew Motion Charles Tomlinson
1980 George Barker Terence Tiller Roy Fuller
1981 Roy Fisher Robert Garioch Charles Boyle
1982 Basil Bunting Herbert Lomas William Scammell
1983 John Fuller Craig Raine Anthony Thwaite
1984 Michael Baldwin Michael Hofmann Carol Rumens
1985 Dannie Abse Peter Redgrove Brian Taylor
1986 Lawrence Durrell James Fenton Selima Hill
1987 Wendy Cope Matthew Sweeney George Szirtes
1988 John Heath-Stubbs Sean O'Brien John Whitworth
1989 Peter Didsbury Douglas Dunn E. J. Scovell
1990 Kingsley Amis Elaine Feinstein Michael O'Neill
1991 James Berry Sujata Bhatt Michael Hulse Derek Mahon
1992 Allen Curnow Donald Davie Carol Ann Duffy Roger Woddis
1993 Patricia Beer George Mackay Brown P. J. Kavanagh Michael Longley
1994 Ruth Fainlight Gwen Harwood Elizabeth Jennings John Mole
1995 U.A. Fanthorpe Christopher Reid C. H. Sisson Kit Wright
1996 Elizabeth Bartlett Dorothy Nimmo Peter Scupham Iain Crichton Smith
1997 Alison Brackenbury Gillian Clarke Tony Curtis Anne Stevenson
1998 Roger McGough Robert Minhinnick Anne Ridler Ken Smith
1999 Vicki Feaver Geoffrey Hill Elma Mitchell Sheenagh Pugh
2000 Alistair Elliot Michael Hamburger Adrian Henri Carole Satyamurti
2001 Ian Duhig Paul Durcan Kathleen Jamie Grace Nichols
2002 Moniza Alvi David Constantine Liz Lochhead Brian Patten
2003 Ciaran Carson Michael Donaghy Lavinia Greenlaw Jackie Kay
2004 John Agard Ruth Padel Lawrence Sail Eva Salzman
2005 Jane Duran Christopher Logue M. R. Peacocke Neil Rollinson
2006 Alan Jenkins Mimi Khalvati Jo Shapcott
2007 Judith Kazantzis Robert Nye Penelope Shuttle
2008 John Burnside John Greening David Harsent Sarah Maguire
2009 Bernard O’Donoghue Alice Oswald Fiona Sampson Pauline Stainer
2010 Gillian Allnutt Colette Bryce Gwyneth Lewis Deryn Rees

See also

External links

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