About Us

WEBSITE UPDATED 24 SEPTEMBER 2018

** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **

(FOR EVENTS PROGRAMME SCROLL DOWN)

… … … … … … … … … … … … … …

WHAT WE DO: On the fourth Thursday of each month (EXCEPT August and December – otherwise it’s always the 4th Thursday even on those months which have five Thursdays) Poetrywivenhoe presents established poets and local readers; together with the popular ‘Out of the Hat’ Open Mic session,

You don’t need club membership, just pay at the door.
Venue: Royal British Legion, The Quay, Wivenhoe.
Time: 7.30 for 8.00pm

‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘

SOME BITS OF NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR YOU:

(PLUS see our new BLOG PAGE)

Poetrywivenhoe: here’s our current CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Essex Poetry Festival at Poetrywivenhoe

On Thursday 27 September 7.30, our guest reader will be Michael Bartholomew-Biggs reading from his new book POEMS IN THE CASE.
Michael has nine collections of poetry published,

ALSO there will be readings by local poets Melanie Wright, Brian Ford, Sylvia Sellers and Stewart Francis from the wonderful new anthology of poetry and prose WITHOUT WALLS which is about to be published by Alice Goss (in support of Colchester’s homeless)

PLUS some readings from “Out of the Hat“! (time yourself to 2 minutes max).

The Royal British Legion, The Quay, Wivenhoe
Thursday 27 September 2018
7.30 for 8.00pm
Interval bar
£5 (students £3) at the door

 

*************************************************

Sat 13 Oct Poetry Workshop at The Nottage Institute with Derek Adams: Using Cinematic Techniques to Improve your Poetry (view details NOW on our workshops page) ….

Thur 25 Oct Emily Hasler

Thur 29 Nov Susan Richardson

Thur 13 Dec Helen Burke

Thur 24 Jan Luke Wright (ticketed event)

Thur 28 Feb Grevel Lindop

Thur 28 March Martin Newell and the Hosepipe Band (ticketed event)

……………………………………………….

Latest News

Sorry, no posts matched your criteria.

Full News Listing »

Next Event

Sorry, no posts matched your criteria.

Full Events Listing »