Divine Chocolate and Christian Aid are delighted to announce the winners of the 16th annual Poetry Competition.

Children’s author of ‘Do you speak chocolate?’ Cas lester joined us to talk about poetry and chocolate, and select the winning poems from the hundreds of entries which best captured the theme “Celebrate Divine Chocolate”. Watch Cas do a reading of the winning poems here

Cas Lester

And the winners are...

7-11 Category

Esmee Cornock of Wrington C of E Primary School  Read Esmees poem


12-16 Category

Iona Mandal  Read Ionas poem


17 to Adult Category

Suzie Almond  Read Susies poem


We also had some fantastic runners up:


7-11 Category

Eva Jones of Bradfield C of E Primary School  Read Evas poem

Tilly Green of Bradfield C of E Primary School  Read Tillys poem


12-16 Category

Bede Doe  Read Bede's Poem

Laura Goodchild  Read Lauras poem


17- Adult Category

Rachel Hawkins-Crockfold  Read Rachels poem

Sarah Mills  Read Sarah's poem


Congratulations to all that took part, we look forward to the 17th year of the Divine and Christian Aid Poetry Competition!


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