Carrickfergus in Bloom Poetry CompetitionPoetry Competition

This annual competition has been arranged to encourage the town's younger citizens to actively assist in Carrickfergus's entry to the Translink 'Ulster in Bloom' Competition.

Entrants aged 15 and under are invited to submit a poem on the theme Carrickfergus in Bloom, in less than 250 words. Please ensure that an entry form is completed in full, stating age, and attached securely to the reverse of the poem. Prizes include gift vouchers and certificates.

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1st Prize: 40.00 Gift Voucher
plus 2 Runners-Up: 30.00 Gift Voucher each
plus Carrickfergus in Bloom goody bags for the best of the other entries.

View the latest winners here.

For the Carrickfergus in Bloom competition rules please click here.

Everybody who lives within the Carrickfergus is invited to take part in Carrickfergus in Bloom as there is something for everyone. By entering you not only brighten up your own house but you also aid our borough's entry to the Ulster in Bloom and Britain in Bloom competitions. To view more competitions click here.