Category Archives: poetry

New session in Welshpool

Music and poetry session beginning on Friday 15th March 2019 at the Monkey Puzzle Cafe, 6 Puzzle Square, SY21 7LE: (+44 1938 228068) at 7.30 pm. Read, recite, sing, play or just enjoy. All genres-beginners very welcome. Free Entry. (Added … Continue reading

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Jim Causley, Charles Causley, and the Song House Ludlow

Last night I caught up with our recording of Cornwall’s Native Poet: Charles Causley, screened a little while ago on BBC4.  It’s actually a cut-down (60 minutes) version of a 90-minute film produced by Jane Darke, and my wife recorded it for … Continue reading

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Forthcoming events

Having been out and about for most of the past month or so, I’m afraid I haven’t been able to keep up with events in the Sabrinaflu catchment area (OK, even less than usual). However, here are one or two items. 7th … Continue reading

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Putting on Poetry

[Also published on my Cornish ‘Wheal Alice’ blog, as it’s not of purely regional interest.] Here’s an article from the Poetry School on How to Put on a Poetry Reading flagged by my friend Jean Atkin, who puts on regular readings in … Continue reading

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Poetry book launch in Ludlow

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Wenlock Poetry Festival

Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th April 2016: now lots of information up at the festival site here, on stuff like who’s going to be there – really good bill, take a look! – and the competition (that’s a poetry competition, not … Continue reading

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Seasonal Events

Actually, a load of things I’ve just added to the Coming Up page. There is lots more going on in the next few weeks of course: some of the regular events are listed here. Friday 4th December: Acoustic session at the … Continue reading

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Wenlock Poetry Festival

First of all, here’s the site for the Wenlock poetry festival – which I’ve never managed to get to, but sounds like an excellent event – taking place between Friday 22nd and Sunday 24th April 2016. Stay in touch with … Continue reading

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Wenlock Poetry Festival 2016…

…takes place  Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th April 2016. Keep your eye on the Festival web site for upcoming information, or better still sign up for the newsletter here. From the latest newsletter: Tickets will go on sale in early … Continue reading

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Poetry workshop in Ludlow

No sooner had I written that post about Readings and open mics than I came across an email telling me about a free poetry workshop in Ludlow with Jean Atkin and Liz Hyder in which participants will write poetry and then perform it … Continue reading

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