Poetry Please

Poetry Please

An evening of Poetry in the atmospheric setting of the medieval Fratry

Part 1

  • Winners of the county final of the national Poetry By Heart competition will repeat their winning performances.
  • Finalists of the Borderlines Poetry Competition for Schools will read their winning poems.

Interval: wine and soft drinks will be on sale

Part 2

  • The Watershed Poets will read from their new collection, written in aid of the Cumbria Community Foundation Flood Recovery Appeal
  • Poets include Geraldine Green, Nick Pemberton, Ann Wilson, Kim Moore, Annie Foster and many others

All proceeds, including sales of Watershed (£5), will go to the Flood Appeal.


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