Colm Tóibín International Short Story Award
Shortlist: Angel of Chartres by Lorcan Byrne; Time Heals by Pamela Hobbs; Bitter Truth by Tricia Hagan; The Handshake Men by Robert Barrett; A Simple Loss of Balance by Anne O’ Leary; The Sniper by Michelle Coyne, and To Memorise a Skylark by Niamh MacCabe.
Winners: Horses by Sally Jubb (1st); Variable Stars by Rose Stevens (2nd) and Aliens Like Myself by Helen Lahert (third)
Wexford Literary Festival One-Act Play Competition
Winner: Neil Walden, One Solitary Line
Finalists: Nicola Cassidy, Chop; Pitchfork, Kelby Guilfoyle, and Kay Philips, Isherholz Calls.
Anthony Cronin International Poetry Award
1st: Allegheny Man by Joe Neal; 2nd: Inside the Wall by Aaron Corless; 3rd: To Lady and to Tramp by Gráinne Daly
Children’s Book Trailer Competition
Winner (primary school category): St Aidan’s National School, Little Red Riding Hood
Winner (secondary school category): Presentation School Wexford, The Demon Road
Wexford Literary Festival Window Display Competition
Winner: Kilcannon, for Alice In Wonderland-themed display