Valley Press is an independent publishing house based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Their interest lies primarily in poetry, but they remain open to writing of any genre, and to writers of any status, age or background. To date, VP has also published anthologies, non-fiction, humour and fiction, with plans to diversify further in future. The press was Highly Commended in the 2012 Lloyds TSB Enterprise Awards, making it one of the top thirty graduate businesses in the UK. Founded by Jamie McGarry, its first book was published in 2008.