Eventshttp://poetrypfevents.co.uk/en-us Most Recent PostsMost recent posts.Reflected 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 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:13pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_988/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_988/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: A short talk by member Christine Pope, Poems topic 'Open Choice'. <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 13:13:20 +0100Locked Down 12:55pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Locked_Down_987/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Locked_Down_987/year:2021/month:03/day:24Poetry Space, reading from new anthology 'Locked Down', with readings from several <em>poetry p f </em>members and others...<br /><br />This is an online event organised by publisher and poet, Susan Jane Sims. If you would like to attend the event, e-mail Susan for Zoom meeting ID/passcode/link susanjanesims@gmail.compoetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:55:00 +0100Poetry & Prosecco 12:17pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Prosecco_986/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Prosecco_986/year:2021/month:03/day:24A Shortlands Poetry Circle special event, Friday night: Poetry &amp; Prosecco, with readings from published Members of the Circle. Originally planned to be a live event with a small entry charge, as it will now take place online, it's 'no charge, but BYOP' <br /><br />If you'd like to attend, e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for Zoom meegting ID and passcode. Please say 'Shortlands P&amp;P' in the subject line.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:17:00 +0100Reflected Light 12:02pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_985/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_985/year:2021/month:03/day:24Grey Hen Press, Scottish launch of anthology, <em>Reflected Light - Responses to the creative arts</em>. "One of the most satisfying anthologies I've read for years" . "A treasure chest ... which will delight and enchant the reader" . "Inspirational ... the poems brim with our five subtle senses, and the alchemy of otherness' .<br /><br />Online, using Zoom. If you'd like to attend, email editor@poetrypf.co.uk for ...poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:02:03 +0100What If? 11:46am 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/What_If_984/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/What_If_984/year:2021/month:03/day:24In time for Parkinson&rsquo;s Awareness Week, 11-17 April, June Hall will give a reading to launch her new collection, <em>What If?</em>. June<strong> </strong>discovered she had Parkinson&rsquo;s in 1996. <em>What If? </em> brings together poems from earlier collections tracking her progress in coming to terms with the degeneration and uncertainty that characterise and accompany it.<br /><br />Online, using Zoom. If you'd like to attend the launch, e-...poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 11:46:23 +0100Poems for the Year 2020 11:34am 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poems_for_the_Year_2020_983/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poems_for_the_Year_2020_983/year:2021/month:03/day:24Reading from new Shoestring Press anthology 'Poems for the Year 2020', ed. Merryn Williams. Poets from the anthology - including several <em>poetry p f</em> members - will read their poem. Online using Zoom. If you would like to attend, e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting ID &amp; passcode.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 11:34:41 +0100Reflected Light 1:31pm 5 Feb 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_982/year:2021/month:02/day:05http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_982/year:2021/month:02/day:05Grey Hen Press Kent &amp; Sussux launch of <em>Reflected Light</em> anthology - poems in response to the creative arts. Enquire for meeting details: editor @ poetrypf.co.uk.poetrypfFri, 05 Feb 2021 13:31:51 +0100StAnza 2021 3:54pm 3 Feb 2021 [Festival]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/StAnza_2021_981/year:2021/month:02/day:03http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/StAnza_2021_981/year:2021/month:02/day:03<p><strong>StAnza 2021 Online: 6-14 March&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong>The StAnza festival, famous for its friendly atmosphere and international focus, is going digital for 2021! It&rsquo;s still the place to hear favourite writers and meet old friends. Enjoy readings, workshops, talks, installations, games and open mics with a stellar line-up: more than 100 poets including Imtiaz Dharker, Sasha Dugdale, Adam Zagajewski, Maria Stepanova,...</p>poetrypfWed, 03 Feb 2021 15:54:03 +0100Poetry Appreciation 2:54pm 11 Dec 2020 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_980/year:2020/month:12/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_980/year:2020/month:12/day:11THIS EVENT IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD ONLINE. Contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk to check and/or request meeting details. <br /><br />Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's topic is Sparks FlyingpoetrypfFri, 11 Dec 2020 14:54:43 +0100Poetry Appreciation 2:53pm 11 Dec 2020 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_979/year:2020/month:12/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_979/year:2020/month:12/day:11THIS EVENT IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD ONLINE. Contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk to check and/or request meeting details. <br /><br />Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's topic is Open ChoicepoetrypfFri, 11 Dec 2020 14:53:14 +0100Poetry Appreciation 2:50pm 11 Dec 2020 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_978/year:2020/month:12/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_978/year:2020/month:12/day:11THIS EVENT IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD ONLINE. Contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk to check and/or request meeting details. <br /><br />Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today, poems by John Keats and Percy Bysshe ShelleypoetrypfFri, 11 Dec 2020 14:50:45 +0100Poetry Appreciation 2:48pm 11 Dec 2020 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_977/year:2020/month:12/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_977/year:2020/month:12/day:11THIS EVENT IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD ONLINE. Contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk to check and/or request meeting details. <br /><br />Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's topic is Heroes and VillainspoetrypfFri, 11 Dec 2020 14:48:36 +0100Poetry Appreciation 2:46pm 11 Dec 2020 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_976/year:2020/month:12/day:11http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_976/year:2020/month:12/day:11THIS EVENT IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD ONLINE. Contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk to check and/or request meeting details. <br /><br />Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's poems should be one of these poets: Ruth Pitter, Frances Cornford, Elizabeth JenningspoetrypfFri, 11 Dec 2020 14:46:12 +0100