In Kiev, in the literature Museum, 95-I was marked out anniversary since the birth of the known Soviet poet Leonid Vysheslavsky.
After his death the family of the poet founded a literary award of his name which is handed over annually in anniversary of birthday of Leonid Vysheslavsky.
During this time the Kiev poets D. Burago, I. Lapinsky, P. Osadchuk, A.Kabanov became winners of an award. And this year the award was awarded to the known Nikolaev poet, the editor-in-chief of the city newspaper "Evening Nikolaev" Vladimir Puchkov for the book of the Russian poetry "On a sea and estuary joint". About it reports a press - service of the Nikolaev Executive Committee of the City Soviet of People's Deputies.
On today's 33-й sessions of the Nikolaev city council Vladimir Yuryevich received the diploma of the mayor and gratitude from the mayor. As Vladimir Chaika though Leonid Vysheslavsky and our fellow countryman - still winners of an award of his name became only the Kiev poets noted.