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Jerwood Aldeburgh First Collection Prize Winner Announced | 10-Nov-08

The winner of the £3,000 Jerwood Aldeburgh First Collection Prize in 2008 was announced at this year's Aldeburgh Poetry Festival. The recipient of this major UK prize for a best first collection of poetry is 37-year old Irish poet Ciaran Berry for The Sphere of Birds (The Gallery Press).
 
The 58 entries were judged by poets Helen Dunmore, Michael Laskey (Chair) and Jamie McKendrick.
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