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UPDATED 24 JUNE 2017

I have just opened my copy of The New European … see “News” below:

Also see our Competitions Page for details of our Freedom Poems Competition 2017! (The time for submissions has been extended to the end of June)

Please also note the REVISED DATE for Luke Wright – now a week later on Thursday 29 June

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Poetrywivenhoe presents readings by established poets and by local readers; and as well the popular ‘Out of the Hat’ Open Mic session, on the fourth Thursday of each month.

Poetrywivenhoe is an open event, you don’t need club membership, just pay at the door.
Venue: Royal British Legion, The Quay, Wivenhoe.

Have a look at our Reviews page for a review of MW Bewick’s collection “Scarecrow”

AND on the Reviews page are SOME LONDON GRIP REVIEWS TO INTEREST YOU

AND there’s MORE news on THIS page! So scroll down …

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I have just opened my copy of The New European (June 23-29) and am thrilled to find we have another Poetrywivenhoe poet writing in the Poem for Europe feature …

congratulations to Alex Toms on her truly moving poem ‘White rose in February’. Beautiful and heartbreaking.

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Poetrywivenhoe: a 2017 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Date / venue / guest reader / support reader

June 29 RBL Luke Wright

July 27 RBL Kate Foley …………….. Sylvia Sellers

August (watch this space) –

Sept 28 RBL ESSEX POETRY FESTIVAL: Mervyn Linford

Oct 26 RBL Jack Underwood; TBA

Nov 23 RBL Ian Griffiths; TBA

Dec 14 RBL The Hosepipe Band & Martin Newell

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OUR JUNE POET:

Luke Wright

Royal British Legion, Wivenhoe Quay
Thursday 29 June 2017
7.30 for 8.00pm
£5 / £3 on the door

Lucky Poetrywivenhoe! We’re expecting a capacity audience, so come early to be sure of getting in!

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