October 02, 2009
“Why Cape Town is cool in winter” prize handover
Edward Babb receiving his prize from Lianne Burton of Cape Town Tourism
The winner of the “Why Cape Town is cool in winter” Twitter and Facebook competition, Edward Babb, received his prize – an Acer notebook – at the Cape Town Tourism offices in the city centre last Wednesday.
Edward impressed the judges with his poetic entry despite the 140 character limit:
“Mist plays on mntn peaks, cool sea spray flecks my cheeks, billowed clouds & azure light, Cape Town in winter, whattasight.”
Edward said, “Hoorah! Poetry pays! I’ve realised now that I’ve won a notebook I’m obliged to write more…”