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October 2018

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Sat, 6 Oct
7:30 pm

Bright Scarf

Reading
At Poetry Café (Covent Garden) [London (West Central)] see map

£5 (£3 Poetry Soc members)

Saturday evening in Covent Garden with the peerless Peter Pegnall's bright scarf group: a lively mix of poets and audience, with food and drink available. Worth the trip to meet a good poetic crowd. more
Peter Pegnall, Rosie Johnston, Dominic James, Quentin Cowdry

Tue, 9 Oct
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 1 poems to read - this time it can be your own) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Writers' Portfolio presentation. Poems by our Writers' Group Members, plus 1 from others present. The Writers will provide a buffet. more
Isabel Bermudez, Jennie Milnes, Christine Pope, Janet Ryan, Anne Stewart, Nola Turner

Tue, 9 Oct
7:30 pm

Songs for the Unsung

Reading
At The Bath Hotel [Bath]

Grey Hen Press: A South Yorks launch reading from Songs for the Unsung

7:30 to 9:30pm
at Writers in the Bath, The Bath Hotel, 66 Victoria St, Sheffield S3 7QL.

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Joy Howard, Jane Monach, Kate Rutter, Josie Walsh

Tue, 16 Oct
2:30 pm

Songs for the Unsung

Reading
At The Friends Meeting House [Swansea]

Grey Hen Press: A Welsh launch reading from Songs for the Unsung

2:30 - 4pm, The Friends Meeting House, Page St, Swansea SA1 4EZ.

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R V Bailey, Ann Drysdale, Stevie Krayer

Tue, 16 Oct
8:00 pm
finishes at 10:00 pm

Stanza

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At Two Doves [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Stanza (KNW)

Free but please buy drinks at the bar...

Celebrating National Poetry Day.

Readings by regular members of the Stanza group and 'open mic' (1 or 2 reasonable-length poems) from others present.

Stanza Rep:  Anne Stewart more
Stanza Members, You?

Sat, 20 Oct
7:30 pm

October Reading

Reading with Open Mic
At St John's Church [London (North)] see map
Part of a series: Poetry in Palmers Green

£5 (£3.50 concessions)

Our biannual event for this autumn: 6.45pm (for 7.15 pm).

We have a great line-up of poets and we a posting a poem on Facebook by each reader in the run up to this event. See our page at

https://www.facebook.com/PoetryinPalmersGreen/

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Presenter: Myra Schneider & Katherine Gallagher

Katherine Gallagher, John Greening, Caroline Price, Anne Stewart, Jude Willetts

Tue, 30 Oct
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Andrew Marvell, Walter Raleigh and Thomas Traherne. more
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