The 2019 Poetry competition with the theme 'Dartmoor seasons' had a good number of entries of a high calibre.

The winners were announced at the Folk Day on Saturday 6 July:

1.The winner was ‘On Dartmoor’ by Veronica Aaronson from Ideford

2. Second and highly commended was ‘Shortest day up Stonetor’ by Jenny Osborne from Ideford

3. Third was 'A limerick’ by David Schura

4. A second poem from Jenny Osborne was also ‘highly commended

Here are the winning poems: