Category Archives: Poetry readings – London – Brighton

Going round in circles…and winter poem.

Recently had all the excitement of reading at Pighog on the same programme  as Jackie Wills, Colette Sensier, Brendan Cleary and Pighog open micers!  The event is arranged and compered as always  by the enthusiastic Michaela Ridgway.  It all went well … Continue reading

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Hey I’m reading at Pighog on Thursday

invited by Michaela Ridgway and on the same bill as Jackie Wills, Colette Sensier  Brendan Cleary no less!  The Nightingale Room. Grand Central 29-30 Surrey Street. 7.15. “What an honour”  I said to the rabbit “and you can’t come  because you haven’t been invited!” … Continue reading

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Making the best of March

      Despite the snow earlier in March, I managed to get up to Faber for an evening with Wendy Cope.  Amazing how a big glass of wine and convivial company can make all the difference, and on top of … Continue reading

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Earls Court Square – Poet in Residence – the day dawned.

On Friday night when we arrived the area around Earls Court Station was of full of enthusiastic tourists, busy cafes, pubs  despite the papers being full of stories about the dreadful fire that had killed so many. On Saturday a … Continue reading

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Poetry London’s Spring Launch in brief.

I was up in London at Kings Place this week despite the fact I have had problems with my eyes and hate the the cold weather! Well my eyes were settling and I had already bought a ticket for Poetry … Continue reading

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To Troubadour despite Southern Trains…

Monday –  sat in the One shop to get a ticket to London along with others hoping their trip to the panto was not on a strike day! Even today potential cancellations so decided to leave early to get the … Continue reading

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Looking out for some fairy magic!

      The Fairy on the 12A – There was a fairy on the 12A today with white gauzy wings purple tights and pink wellingtons. Her magic powers spread to the lady with the new hip giving her gip, … Continue reading

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