Hello Again!

Well, hasn’t time flown? Following a wonderfully varied and successful festival back in June, we have taken a summer breather and we are re-emerging with ideas for 2023. These very much include collaborations with more venues and organisations within the local community and beyond. Watch this space… Meanwhile, poetry is positively buzzing in Tunbridge Wells.Continue reading “Hello Again!”

Wow!

The final leg of our Poets in Pubs pub crawl last night, and what a triumph these events have been. Taking in Southborough, Rusthall and the Top of the Town itself we’ve entertained and been entertained by old friends and new faces alike, introducing special guests like A. P. Staunton and Roger West to newContinue reading “Wow!”

Well here we are…

halfway through our festival with a wealth of wonderful poetry and workshops already under our belts, but there’s still much more to come in the second half, including tonight’s Poets in Pubs open mic at Rusthall Club with special guests Harry Barden and A P Staunton. Continuing with local poets and poetry groups on SaturdayContinue reading “Well here we are…”

We have lift off…

Two reading events at Tunbridge Wells Forum got the festival off to a cracking start over the jubilee weekend with a celebration of local poetry on Saturday and an Under 18’s open mic on Sunday. Our youngest reader, Ava, delighted us with a self-penned poem about volcanoes that really blew us away! Moving forward, weContinue reading “We have lift off…”