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David Morley, winner of the Ted Hughes Award and Cholmondeley
David is the award-winning writer of eight books of poetry. His collection
The Invisible Gift: Selected Poems won the prestigious 2015 Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry. David won a 2016 Cholmondeley Award from The Society of Authors for his body of work and contribution
'Like opening a box of
fireworks; something theatrical happens when you open its pages, and a curtain is raised on a tradition that has been overlooked...Ted
Hughes wrote about the natural magical and mythical world; The Invisible Gift is a natural successor...'. Judging
panel for the 2015 Ted Hughes Award