Student poets take centre stage at university


Students had their work honoured at a special awards ceremony for the winners of Sheffield Hallam University’s annual poetry competition.

Poet Dr Debjani Chatterjee met the Hallam students and sixth form pupils who took part in the UniVerse poetry contest.

Dr Chatterjee presented the winners with their prizes, including a canvas of their poems.

The winning poem will be displayed in the university’s Adsetts Centre.

MA writing student Rosemary Badcoe’s poem Fall of the Cards claimed top spot.