Eventshttp://poetrypfevents.co.uk/en-us Most Recent PostsMost recent posts.The Frogmore Press 10:41am 20 Sep 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/The_Frogmore_Press_1008/year:2021/month:09/day:20http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/The_Frogmore_Press_1008/year:2021/month:09/day:20Frogmore launches three new collections with readings by their authors: Meet Me in Palermo by Neil Gower, The Naming by Jeremy Page and Evidence of Love by Martion Tracy. This event is free but places are limited, so please contact frogmorepress@gmail.com to reserve a place. Doors 7.00 pm.poetrypfMon, 20 Sep 2021 10:41:11 +0200Lord Whisky Animal Sanctuary 4:39pm 11 Sep 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Lord_Whisky_Animal_Sanctuary_1007/year:2021/month:09/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Lord_Whisky_Animal_Sanctuary_1007/year:2021/month:09/day:11The Lord Whisky poetry competition results are out and the judge, Victoria Field, will give her adjudication and a reading. Victoria Field is a poetry therapist, Mslexia columnist and author of 'The Speech of Birds', 'Baggage - a Book of Leavings' and other works. Anne Stewart is amongst the entrants and will read her shortlisted poems. If you'd like to attend, the event is listed at EventBrite...poetrypfSat, 11 Sep 2021 16:39:21 +0200Launch of Over the Road 8:53pm 3 Sep 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_of_Over_the_Road_1006/year:2021/month:09/day:03http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_of_Over_the_Road_1006/year:2021/month:09/day:03This is the online launch of Dennis Tomlinson's new poetry pamphlet,<em> Over the Road,</em>&nbsp;published by Dempsey &amp; Windle. Dennis will be reading from his pamphlet and the guest readers Gareth Writer-Davies and Alastair Llewelyn-Smith will read from their own work.<br />Please contact dempseyandwindle@gmailcom for an invitation.poetrypfFri, 03 Sep 2021 20:53:31 +0200Ware Poets 3:01pm 28 Aug 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ware_Poets_1005/year:2021/month:08/day:28http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ware_Poets_1005/year:2021/month:08/day:28Our first live meeting for quite some time - Ware Arts Centre, Kibes Lane, Ware. <br />Our Guest Poet is Anne Stewart. Anne created and runs the <em>poetry p f </em>website. Her latest publication is 'The Last Parent' .poetrypfSat, 28 Aug 2021 15:01:35 +0200Grey Hen Press Landscape Series 3:26pm 29 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Landscape_Series_1004/year:2021/month:07/day:29http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Landscape_Series_1004/year:2021/month:07/day:29Grey Hen Press's new Landscape Series is now out and available. The four chapbooks shine a light on our natural environment: mountains , lakes , rivers and woods . Come and join just a few of us for the London launch, when we will read a selection of poems by us and by other poets featured. <br /><br />For joining details, contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk. <br />For more information about the books, see See https:/...poetrypfThu, 29 Jul 2021 15:26:05 +0200Margaret Atwood and Anne Sexton 3:25pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Margaret_Atwood_and_Anne_Sexton_1003/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Margaret_Atwood_and_Anne_Sexton_1003/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Margaret Atwood and Anne Sexton.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:25:21 +0200Ring Out the Bells 3:24pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ring_Out_the_Bells_1002/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ring_Out_the_Bells_1002/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems relating to topic 'Ring Out the Bells'.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:24:00 +0200Grief and Joy 3:22pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grief_and_Joy_1001/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grief_and_Joy_1001/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the topic of Grief and Joy.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:22:15 +0200Joseph Brodsky & Charles Simic 3:20pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Joseph_Brodsky_Charles_Simic_1000/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Joseph_Brodsky_Charles_Simic_1000/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Joseph Brodsky and Charles Simic.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:20:11 +0200Writers' Portfolio 3:17pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_999/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_999/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry. This afternoon is our annual reading by members of our small writing group. In addition, all others present are invited to read one 'short' poem . This is the only occasion in the year when our Members, and Visitors, are invited to read poems they have written themselves. And stay for a chat over tea and biscuits. . e-mail e...poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:17:09 +0200Grey Hen Press Presents... 3:05pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Presents_998/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Presents_998/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry. This Friday evening is a special event: a whistle-stop tour of the many popular anthologies from Grey Hen Press. The Grey Hens reading are Ann Drysdale, Joy Howard, Ruth Smith and Anne Stewart. For more on Grey Hen Press see www.greyhenpress.com.<br /><br />This is an online event using Zoom. If you'd like to join us, please e-mail edit...poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:05:42 +0200Healing 3:00pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Healing_997/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Healing_997/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems about Healing.<br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom . If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:00:51 +0200Open Choice & Short Talk 2:59pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_Short_Talk_996/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_Short_Talk_996/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Short Talk by Mavis Robinson on Vaughan Williams' Poetry Connections; poems topic Open Choice<br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom . If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 14:59:21 +0200Reflected Light 3:40pm 22 Apr 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_995/year:2021/month:04/day:22http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_995/year:2021/month:04/day:22Please come and join us for the Hants/Somerset launch of the Grey Hen Press anthology, Reflected Light - Responses to the creative arts. This will be online, using Zoom. Please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk to request joining details. <br /><br />6:15 for 6:30pm start.poetrypfThu, 22 Apr 2021 15:40:27 +0200Summer Celebration 1:40pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_994/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_994/year:2021/month:03/day:24Ticketed event: Summer Celebration. Our Guest Poets at this year's Summer Celebration are Susan Wicks . <br /><br />If you would like to attend the reading, please contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk for payment information and Zoom meeting ID/passcode/link. <br /><br />Sorry, folks - normally at the Ripley Arts Centre, but as this is online and at reduced ticket price, no fabulous buffet this year!<br /><br />poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:40:21 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:23pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_993/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_993/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of 'Travel and Destinations'<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:23:22 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:21pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_992/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_992/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Wendell Berry and Robert Frost.<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:21:44 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:20pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_991/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_991/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of 'My own Country'. <br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:20:17 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:17pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_990/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_990/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems from down under: Clive James, Les Murray, Fleur Adcock<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:17:32 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:15pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_989/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_989/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of Encounters. <br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:15:34 +0100