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May 2015

Poetry in London: First Fridays (May Edition)

1 May, 8:00 pm8 May, 10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Poetry in London are delighted to invite you to their fourth live event of 2015! There will be a few Open Mic spots, a feature…

Aberdare Stanza Meeting

7 May, 2:00 pm4:00 pm
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Every month on the first Thursday
Aberdare Library,
Green Street , Aberdare, CF44 7AG United Kingdom
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Our regular Stanza meetings take place the first Thursday each month in Aberdare Library at 2pm and all are welcome. We encourage those who love…

Reading Stanza Meeting

7 May, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the first Tuesday
South Street Arts Centre,
21 South Street , Reading , RG1 4QU
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We meet in the San Francisco Room, upstairs at South Street Arts Centre, 21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU on the first Tuesday of every…

Goddam Third Step

7 May, 7:30 pm9:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Close your eyes, open your ears, and tune your heart as the voice of Marco Casavecchia presents “goddam third step” -a dramatic literature reading. Original…

Canal Launch of ‘Kith’ by Jo Bell

8 May, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
Narrowboat Frederick,
Gas Street Basin, Birmingham, B1 2JT United Kingdom
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Nine Arches Press and Writing West Midlands launch Kith, the latest collection from Canal Laureate Jo Bell. This latest offering will be shared in style – on the…

Acoustic Platform

8 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Post-election music and poetry hosted by David Mosey and featuring Nat the Hammer, George Chopping, Mushana, Jessie Pie, My Mate George and My Matey Katy,…

Nottingham Stanza Meeting

9 May, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Every month on the second Saturday
Nottingham Playhouse,
, Nottingham , NG1 5AF United Kingdom
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Nottingham Stanza is for Poetry Society Members who live in the Nottingham area (plus a few friends and guests). We’re primarily a reading group. Every…

May’s Poetry Surgery with Judy Brown, Derby

9 May, 10:15 am12:30 pm Cost: £55
Derby Central Library,
Advice Suite, Wardwick , Derby, DE1 1HS United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Judy Brown, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Platform 1

9 May, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Platform 1 is an opportunity for up and coming poets to perform alongside established acts. A great mix of slam poetry, open mic, and performance.…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

11 May, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
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Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Mole Valley Stanza, poetry open mic

11 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
Stepping Stones pub,
Westhumble , RH5 6BS United Kingdom
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It’s poetry. In a pub. Members of Mole Valley Poets and any guests who wish to will read their own work. You are also welcome…

Exiled Writers Ink – Welcome to Britain!

11 May, 7:30 pm10:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Voices of refugees and migrants who arrive here: Welcomed, ignored, or abused? Negotiating a new life in a strange land. Featured guests include: Chuquai Billy…

Poetry Unplugged

12 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
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Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

NE Wales (Cross Border Poets) Stanza Meeting

12 May, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the second Monday

Meetings take place on the 2nd Monday of each month (except June 2015 when it’s the 3rd). 7.30pm – 9.30, Clwyd Theatr Cymru. Contact: Robbie…

Madrid Stanza Meeting

12 May, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Tuesday
Café de Ruiz,
Calle Ruiz, 11 (Metro Bilbao/San Bernardo). , Madrid, Spain
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The Madrid Stanza continues to meet on the second Tuesday of each month to comment on work-in-progress and discuss other poetry-related topics. As well as…

Colchester (Mosaic) Stanza Meeting

13 May, 7:00 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Wednesday
The Minories, Ballroom,
74 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1UE United Kingdom
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We meet upstairs at the Ballroom of The Minories, 74 High St, Colchester CO1 1UE, 7 for 7:30pm till 10pm on the second Wednesday of…

Loose Muse

13 May, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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If the sunshine of the last days hasn’t been enough to warm the cockles of your heart, then the Loose Muse line up for May…

Poetry@3

14 May, 3:00 pm4:30 pm
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until May 7, 2015
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Poetry@3 is 3pm, for poets who like to come out and play during the day. Sign up between 2.30 and 3 to read. Free. Hosted…

Lancaster Stanza Meeting

14 May, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Thursday
Lancaster Library,
LA1 4YH United Kingdom
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Lancaster Stanza group meets at Lancaster Library at 7.30pm on the second Thursday of the month. Contact: Elizabeth Burns (ejburns AT tiscali.co.uk or 01524 843…

Survivors Poetry

14 May, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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All the way from Frankfurt – Dazzling violin & poetry from HELMUT SHOLTZ. And from South London – political agitation, alluring humour & charm from…

DODO MODERN POETS: MAY FLOWERS

15 May, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Join us for a stellar evening of performance poetry from new and established performers: PR MURRY – Anarchic wit & wisdom from north London artist/poet,…

Poetry Surgery with John Glenday, Edinburgh SOLD OUT

16 May, 1:30 pm3:30 pm Cost: £50
The Business Hub,
McDonald Road Library, Edinburgh, EH7 4LU United Kingdom

This event is sold out but you can find out more about John’s Surgeries here. A wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one…

May’s Poetry Surgery with Katharine Towers, Sheffield

16 May, 3:00 pm5:00 pm Cost: £60
Quaker Meeting House,
10 St James Street, Sheffield , S1 2EW United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Katharine Towers, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Lipped Ink

16 May, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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 Poetry open mic slots, featuring Poetcurious from Hammer and Tongue Hackney, and a unique additional slot of guided visualisation which all explore the power of spoken…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

18 May, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Drawing the Line: David Harker & Tamar Yoseloff, exhibition & book launch

18 May, 6:30 pm9:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Join us in the Poetry Café for the launch of David Harker’s exhibition of paintings and drawings, Drawing the Line. Tamar Yoseloff will also read…

Clapham Original Poets Stanza Meeting

18 May, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the third Monday
Bread and Roses Pub,
68 Clapham Manor Street , London , SW4 6DZ
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The Original Poets meet at the Bread & Roses pub in Clapham on the third Monday of every month, from 7pm. We exist to provide…

Poetry Unplugged

19 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Kent & Sussex Poetry Society Stanza Meeting

19 May, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the third Tuesday
The Camden Centre,
Market Square, Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells , TN1 2SW United Kingdom
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Main meetings on the third Tuesday of each month (except August) at The Camden Centre. Readings start at 8pm. Visitors welcome. Admission to non-members :£3…

Louche Women

20 May, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Louche Women Present Dead Poets Society Seance – experience this month’s Louche Women with cohosts Sue Kreitzman and Caroline Smith as they take on the…

May’s Poetry Surgery with Katrina Naomi, Truro

21 May, 2:00 pm5:00 pm Cost: £45
Hall For Cornwall Cafe,
Back Quay, Truro, TR1 2LL United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Katrina Naomi, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Paris Lit Up – London Magazine Launch

21 May, 6:30 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Paris Lit Up is celebrating its second magazine publication and would like to invite you to an evening of poetry and prose readings from special…

Fourth Friday

22 May, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Featuring ALAN BROWNJOHN and ROSEMARY NORMAN – two poet/writers, plus the return of deft guitarist, folksinger songwriter, BOB WOOD who has a new CD out.’ …

May’s Poetry Surgery with Katrina Naomi, Penzance

23 May, 2:00 pm5:00 pm Cost: £45
Unnamed Venue,
Penzance , TR18 United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Katrina Naomi, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Playing Poetry – Open Mic Night

23 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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An open mic night welcoming singers, poets, musicians, actors and writers with opportunities for musical accompaniment. Hosted by Singer Songwriter Emily Mae Winters. Sign up…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

25 May, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Stanza Bonanza in the afternoon

26 May, 3:00 pm5:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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  Join us for an afternoon of poetry with The Poetry Society’s Isle of Wight Stanza and guests. Readers include Graham Brown, Robin Ford, Carol…

East Manchester Stanza Meeting

26 May, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the last Tuesday
Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,
Platform 4 Stalybridge Railway Station Rassbottom Street, Stalybridge, SK15 1RF United Kingdom
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Contact: Rachel Davies (grandavies @ btopenworld.com) or join us on Facebook. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month in Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,…

Poetry Unplugged

26 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Stanza Bonanza: Reading v Brondesbury

27 May, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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The latest in the monthly series of nights at the Poetry Cafe, featuring two of the Poetry Society’s Stanzas. Wearing the team shirt for Reading…

Fifth Friday with Royston Ellis

29 May, 8:30 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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We are pleased to present this 60’s British beat poet, who put the ‘A’ into BeAtles and inspired their song Paperback Writer, for his first…

2nd Festival of Suffolk Poetry

30 May, 10:30 am9:00 pm
John Peel Centre,
Stowmarket , IP14 1ET United Kingdom
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The 2nd Festival of Suffolk Poetry on 30 May 2015 features three workshops, an afternoon with Suffolk’s Poetry Cafés and the evening spent in the…

The Hot May Shuffle

30 May, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Curated by Kathryn Maris, with a stellar line-up of contemporary poets: Kate Miller, Simon Barraclough, Anthony Howell.

Transatlantic Poetry Reading with Fran Lock and Solmaz Sharif

30 May, 9:00 pm10:00 pm

Transatlantic Poetry and The Poetry Society present a free worldwide online reading with poets on both sides of the Atlantic. Join Fran Lock from the UK and…

Essex Poetry and Prose Society Stanza

31 May, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the last Sunday
Old Friends Meeting House,
High Street, Stebbing, Great Dunmow,, CM6 3SE
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We meet at 3pm in Stebbing, usually on the last Sunday in each month. Membership costs £10 per year. For the third year we have…

June 2015

Penzance Stanza Meeting

1 June, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Poetry Unplugged

2 June, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Reading Stanza Meeting

2 June, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Tuesday
South Street Arts Centre,
21 South Street , Reading , RG1 4QU
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We meet in the San Francisco Room, upstairs at South Street Arts Centre, 21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU on the first Tuesday of every…

Tonbridge (Roundel) Stanza Meetings

3 June, 10:00 am12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Wednesday

Roundel meets on the 1st Wednesday morning of each month from 10-12. Evening poetry readings and Open Mic sessions will be held several times a…

Southampton Stanza Meeting

3 June, 7:30 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Wednesday
Art House Cafe at Above Bar,
178 Above Bar Street, Southampton , SO14 7DW
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The Southampton Stanza meets on the first Wednesday of every month, in the Art House Cafe at Above Bar, Southampton. We discuss poems that each…

Aberdare Stanza Meeting

4 June, 2:00 pm4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Thursday
Aberdare Library,
Green Street , Aberdare, CF44 7AG United Kingdom
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Our regular Stanza meetings take place the first Thursday each month in Aberdare Library at 2pm and all are welcome. We encourage those who love…

Poetry@3

4 June, 3:00 pm4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Thursday
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Sign up between 2.30 and 3 to read. Free. Poetry@3 is 3pm on the first Thursday of the month, for poets who like to come…

Workshop: Crossing the Line with Tamar Yoseloff and David Harker

6 June, 10:30 am4:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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A one-day workshop run by the Poetry School in collaboration with The Poetry Society. Poet Tamar Yoseloff and artist David Harker will lead a cross-disciplinary…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

8 June, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Poetry Unplugged

9 June, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Madrid Stanza Meeting

9 June, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Tuesday
Café de Ruiz,
Calle Ruiz, 11 (Metro Bilbao/San Bernardo). , Madrid, Spain
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The Madrid Stanza continues to meet on the second Tuesday of each month to comment on work-in-progress and discuss other poetry-related topics. As well as…

Colchester (Mosaic) Stanza Meeting

10 June, 7:00 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Wednesday
The Minories, Ballroom,
74 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1UE United Kingdom
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We meet upstairs at the Ballroom of The Minories, 74 High St, Colchester CO1 1UE, 7 for 7:30pm till 10pm on the second Wednesday of…

Lancaster Stanza Meeting

11 June, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Thursday
Lancaster Library,
LA1 4YH United Kingdom
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Lancaster Stanza group meets at Lancaster Library at 7.30pm on the second Thursday of the month. Contact: Elizabeth Burns (ejburns AT tiscali.co.uk or 01524 843…

Nottingham Stanza Meeting

13 June, 10:00 am12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the second Saturday
Nottingham Playhouse,
, Nottingham , NG1 5AF United Kingdom
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Nottingham Stanza is for Poetry Society Members who live in the Nottingham area (plus a few friends and guests). We’re primarily a reading group. Every…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

15 June, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Clapham Original Poets Stanza Meeting

15 June, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the third Monday
Bread and Roses Pub,
68 Clapham Manor Street , London , SW4 6DZ
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The Original Poets meet at the Bread & Roses pub in Clapham on the third Monday of every month, from 7pm. We exist to provide…

NE Wales (Cross Border Poets) Stanza Meeting

15 June, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
until May 7, 2015

Meetings take place on the 2nd Monday of each month (except June 2015 when it’s the 3rd). 7.30pm – 9.30, Clwyd Theatr Cymru. Contact: Robbie…

Poetry Unplugged

16 June, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Kent & Sussex Poetry Society Stanza Meeting

16 June, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the third Tuesday
The Camden Centre,
Market Square, Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells , TN1 2SW United Kingdom
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Main meetings on the third Tuesday of each month (except August) at The Camden Centre. Readings start at 8pm. Visitors welcome. Admission to non-members :£3…

June Poetry Surgery with John Glenday, Skype

20 June, 11:30 am2:30 pm Cost: £50

This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor John Glenday, wherever you live. John runs one-hour…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

22 June, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Poetry Unplugged

23 June, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Stanza Bonanza: Brixton v Clapham

24 June, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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  Another great night of poetry with The Poetry Society Stanzas. Reading for us tonight are poets from Brixton and Clapham – a south London…

Paradise Suspended with Alice Oswald

25 June, 7:00 pm9:00 pm
The Queen’s Gallery,
Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
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Join poet and former professional gardener Alice Oswald for an evening at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, as she talks about her fascination with Paradise Lost…

June’s Poetry Surgery with Judy Brown, Derby

27 June, 10:15 am12:30 pm Cost: £55
Derby Central Library,
Advice Suite, Wardwick , Derby, DE1 1HS United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Judy Brown, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Essex Poetry and Prose Society Stanza

28 June, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the last Sunday
Old Friends Meeting House,
High Street, Stebbing, Great Dunmow,, CM6 3SE
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We meet at 3pm in Stebbing, usually on the last Sunday in each month. Membership costs £10 per year. For the third year we have…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

29 June, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

East Manchester Stanza Meeting

30 June, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the last Tuesday
Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,
Platform 4 Stalybridge Railway Station Rassbottom Street, Stalybridge, SK15 1RF United Kingdom
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Contact: Rachel Davies (grandavies @ btopenworld.com) or join us on Facebook. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month in Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,…

Poetry Unplugged

30 June, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

July 2015

Tonbridge (Roundel) Stanza Meetings

1 July, 10:00 am12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Wednesday

Roundel meets on the 1st Wednesday morning of each month from 10-12. Evening poetry readings and Open Mic sessions will be held several times a…

Southampton Stanza Meeting

1 July, 7:30 pm10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Wednesday
Art House Cafe at Above Bar,
178 Above Bar Street, Southampton , SO14 7DW
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The Southampton Stanza meets on the first Wednesday of every month, in the Art House Cafe at Above Bar, Southampton. We discuss poems that each…

Aberdare Stanza Meeting

2 July, 2:00 pm4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Thursday
Aberdare Library,
Green Street , Aberdare, CF44 7AG United Kingdom
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Our regular Stanza meetings take place the first Thursday each month in Aberdare Library at 2pm and all are welcome. We encourage those who love…

Poetry@3

2 July, 3:00 pm4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Thursday
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Sign up between 2.30 and 3 to read. Free. Poetry@3 is 3pm on the first Thursday of the month, for poets who like to come…

Writers and Teachers Skills Sharing Symposium

4 July, 10:30 am4:15 pm Cost: £45
University of Bolton,
Deane Road, Bolton, BL3 5AB United Kingdom
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A creative skills sharing day aimed at writers who work in schools (any age range) and teachers with an interest in creative writing or who…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

6 July, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Poetry Unplugged

7 July, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Reading Stanza Meeting

7 July, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the first Tuesday
South Street Arts Centre,
21 South Street , Reading , RG1 4QU
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We meet in the San Francisco Room, upstairs at South Street Arts Centre, 21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU on the first Tuesday of every…

Colchester (Mosaic) Stanza Meeting

8 July, 7:00 pm10:00 pm
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Every month on the second Wednesday
The Minories, Ballroom,
74 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1UE United Kingdom
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We meet upstairs at the Ballroom of The Minories, 74 High St, Colchester CO1 1UE, 7 for 7:30pm till 10pm on the second Wednesday of…

Lancaster Stanza Meeting

9 July, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the second Thursday
Lancaster Library,
LA1 4YH United Kingdom
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Lancaster Stanza group meets at Lancaster Library at 7.30pm on the second Thursday of the month. Contact: Elizabeth Burns (ejburns AT tiscali.co.uk or 01524 843…

Nottingham Stanza Meeting

11 July, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Every month on the second Saturday
Nottingham Playhouse,
, Nottingham , NG1 5AF United Kingdom
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Nottingham Stanza is for Poetry Society Members who live in the Nottingham area (plus a few friends and guests). We’re primarily a reading group. Every…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

13 July, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
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Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

NE Wales (Cross Border Poets) Stanza Meeting

13 July, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the second Monday

Meetings take place on the 2nd Monday of each month (except June 2015 when it’s the 3rd). 7.30pm – 9.30, Clwyd Theatr Cymru. Contact: Robbie…

Poetry Unplugged

14 July, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
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Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Madrid Stanza Meeting

14 July, 8:00 pm10:30 pm
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Every month on the second Tuesday
Café de Ruiz,
Calle Ruiz, 11 (Metro Bilbao/San Bernardo). , Madrid, Spain
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The Madrid Stanza continues to meet on the second Tuesday of each month to comment on work-in-progress and discuss other poetry-related topics. As well as…

July Poetry Surgery with John Glenday, Skype

18 July, 11:30 am2:30 pm Cost: £50

This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor John Glenday, wherever you live. John runs one-hour…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

20 July, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
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Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

Clapham Original Poets Stanza Meeting

20 July, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the third Monday
Bread and Roses Pub,
68 Clapham Manor Street , London , SW4 6DZ
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The Original Poets meet at the Bread & Roses pub in Clapham on the third Monday of every month, from 7pm. We exist to provide…

Poetry Unplugged

21 July, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
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Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Kent & Sussex Poetry Society Stanza Meeting

21 July, 8:00 pm10:00 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday
The Camden Centre,
Market Square, Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells , TN1 2SW United Kingdom
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Main meetings on the third Tuesday of each month (except August) at The Camden Centre. Readings start at 8pm. Visitors welcome. Admission to non-members :£3…

July’s Poetry Surgery with Judy Brown, Derby

25 July, 10:15 am12:30 pm Cost: £55
Derby Central Library,
Advice Suite, Wardwick , Derby, DE1 1HS United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Judy Brown, a relaxed but in-depth analysis of…

Essex Poetry and Prose Society Stanza

26 July, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
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Every month on the last Sunday
Old Friends Meeting House,
High Street, Stebbing, Great Dunmow,, CM6 3SE
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We meet at 3pm in Stebbing, usually on the last Sunday in each month. Membership costs £10 per year. For the third year we have…

Penzance Stanza Meeting

27 July, 2:15 pm4:45 pm
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Every week on Monday
The Centre,
Chywoone Hill , Newlyn, TR18 5AR United Kingdom
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Meetings are at the Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AR from 2.15 pm to 4.45pm on Monday afternoons. Contact: Angela Morey (angela @ farwest.co.uk).…

East Manchester Stanza Meeting

28 July, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
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Every month on the last Tuesday
Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,
Platform 4 Stalybridge Railway Station Rassbottom Street, Stalybridge, SK15 1RF United Kingdom
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Contact: Rachel Davies (grandavies @ btopenworld.com) or join us on Facebook. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month in Stalybridge Station Buffet Bar,…

Poetry Unplugged

28 July, 7:30 pm10:30 pm
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Every week
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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London’s premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O’Sullivan. £5/£4 payable…

Stanza Bonanza

29 July, 7:00 pm9:30 pm
The Poetry Café,
22 Betterton Street, London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
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Another great night of poetry with The Poetry Society Stanzas. Poets to be confirmed. Free, no need to book, and everyone very welcome – the…

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