The finalists in this years Scotia Poet Laureate Competition held on Tuesday 22nd September.
Congratulations to Rab Wilson who was the eventual winner
First picture shows Rab collecting his award from Linda Jackson one of the judges.
The second picture shows all the finalists, back row,left to right - Dennis Oliver, Jamila Brown, Irene Cunningham, Laura Hainey, Ronnie Paterson, Rab Wilson,( Winner.)
Front row,left to right, Derek Read, Karen McCafferty, Mo Blake, Ray Evans.