Poetry events for 2019

9 Feb – Cornwall – Reading at The Gurnard’s Head – Poetry Round the Fire, with Angela Stoner. The Gurnard’s Head is near Zennor, near St Ives, Cornwall TR26 3DE. Readings 4-5.30 pm. Entry is by donation.

Katrina Naomi2 March – Bristol – A Japanese-themed day poetry workshop, ‘Beyond the Haiku’, 10.30 to 4.30, £50 at Hours, 10 Colston Yard, Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5BD. To book email vikis@btinternet.com

2 March – Bristol – Reading with Holly Corrfield-Carr and Rachael Boast, plus open mic. £3. At Hours, 10 Colston Yard, Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5BD. 7 to 9 pm.

16 March – Penzance – Poetry Surgeries (one to one feedback on your poetry) at 10.30 am and 11.30 am. For more info on poetry surgeries and details of how to book, contact pmcgrane@poetrysociety.org.uk

15 April – Falmouth – Reading at Falmouth Hotel with Penelope Shuttle, Caroline Carver and others. More info to follow.

2 May – Shrewsbury Poetry reading, St Nicholas Cafe Bar, 24 Castle Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 2BQ, 7.30 – 10, with Emily Wilkinson.

Katrina Naomi18 May – London – Poetry School workshop, ‘The Big Issues’ 10.30 am to 4.30 pm, lots of new poets to discuss and lots of writing to do. Booking open now.

19-23 Aug – co-tutoring at Ty Newydd, North Wales – ‘The Personal and the Political’ poetry residential course at Ty Newydd, with Deryn Rees-Jones, click here to book or to find out more. The guest reader is award-winning poet, Mona Arshi.

14 Oct – Winchester – Reading at Loose Muse Winchester, The Discovery Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester, Hants, SO23 8SB, 7.30-9.30 pm. £6 on the door.

18-23 Nov – co-tutoring at Arvon’s Totleigh Barton, Devon – ‘Tutored Retreat: Developing strengths and finding new avenues’, with Fiona Benson. The guest is the award-winning poet, Richard Scott.