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The Wainwright Prize seeks to reward the best writing on the outdoors, nature and UK-based travel writing and is sponsored by Wainwright Golden Beer.

The prize will be awarded to the work which best reflects Wainwright’s core values of Great British writing and culture and a celebration of the outdoors. The 2017 winner was Where Poppies Blow by John Lewis-Stempel.

The 2018 shortlist was announced on 5th July 2018:

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The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize Shortlist Announced

July 5, 2018

The shortlist for the Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize 2018, which celebrates the best books about nature, the outdoors and UK travel is announced today. The seven shortlisted titles are: The Last Wilderness by Neil Ansell (Tinder Press) Hidden Nature …

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Wainwright Prize 2018 Longlist Revealed

June 5, 2018

The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize for nature writing longlist announced The longlist for the The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize which celebrates the best books about nature, the outdoors and UK travel is announced today, Wednesday 6 June 2018. C …

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Wainwright judging panel confirmed and 2018 dates announced

May 15, 2018

The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize, which celebrates the best books about nature, the outdoors and UK travel announces the judges and 2018 dates for the upcoming prize. Now in its fifth year, The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize, is awarded annuall …

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