Write Out Loud Woking at the New Inn tonight

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Write Out Loud Woking returns to the New Inn at Send, near Woking, on Monday 19 February for another night of free, open-mic poetry compered by Greg Freeman and Rodney Wood. Sign up from 7.30 onwards for 8pm start. More details and Map

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Write Out Loud Sale at the Waterside on Tuesday

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Alicia Fernandez and Debz Butler are the guest poets at Write Out Loud Sale at the Waterside arts centre, Sale on Tuesday 20 February. Entry is £3/£2 to this open mic poetry night, which starts at 7.30pm. More details and Map

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Poetry School moving to historic building in Docklands

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The Poetry School is moving its offices and London classrooms from Lambeth Walk to a new base in London’s Docklands. From the beginning of its summer term, the Poetry School will be occupying a Grade ...

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Write Out Loud at Bolton Socialist Club tonight

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There’s open mic poetry at Write Out Loud Bolton at Bolton Socialist club on Sunday 18 February. It’s hosted by Jeffarama! and Gordon Zola, and entry is £1 plus raffle. Get there from 7.30 for 8pm sta...

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Poetry of borders: George Szirtes to read new poems at Before and After Schengen event

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This poem below, ‘Somport’ by Hungarian-born poet George Szirtes, is one of a number of new, unpublished poems that he will be reading in London at Before and After Schengen, an event inspired by Igna...

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Write Out Loud at Stockport art gallery tonight

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Stockport Write Out Loud meets on Monday 12 February at Stockport art gallery for a readaround of poetry. Each month contributions from those present are stitched together into a collage poem. You can...

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Poet who found his feet on new turf stages charity gig to say thank-you

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A poet who relocated to Worcestershire from the Outer Hebrides is saying thank-you to his adopted area by staging a charity poetry night. The bill for Verse? Aye! includes Dominic Berry, Jackie Hagan,...

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Next stop Wigan? Write Out Loud at the Old Courts tonight

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Poems about love, lost love, or nothing to do with love at all are on the agenda at a pre-Valentine’s day Write Out Loud Wigan at the Old Courts on Thursday 8 February. Entry is free to this open mic ...

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Helen Dunmore wins Costa book award

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Helen Dunmore’s final poetry collection Inside the Wave has won the overall £30,000 Costa book award, it was announced on Tuesday. The poems within Inside The Wave are described by publisher Bloodaxe ...

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#MeToo movement leads to women's poetry anthology

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A wave of anger and solidarity among women worldwide that began with the Hollywood revelations about film producer Harvey Weinstein’s alleged sexual harassment and assaults have led to an anthology of...

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