Category: Event Reports

Sheen and Richmond: 26 September 2016

Twenty-one readers and their audience met at our usual venue, the Mama Mia Restaurant, Upper Richmond Road, Sheen on Monday 26 September with many staying on for one of Rosa’s delicious Italian dinners.  Tom...

Bedford: 27 September 2016

Listen: The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, We have had our Summer evenings, now for October eves! Humbert Wolfe Our next meeting will be Tuesday 29th November and the...

Tooting: 2 September 2016

A larger group than usual, with one newcomer and a couple of non-readers. We had two very different Larkin poems, and two even more different by Auden. The reader of one of these had...

Hartlepool Library: 11 August 2016

After some confusion over dates due to holidays and misplaced diaries (mine) we finally met on Thursday.  We were a select group of just five – three readers and two listeners.There was no theme...

Chiswick: Thursday 11 August 2016

Does reading poetry in the open air have an extra quality?  The alfresco readings on this summer evening made an elegant case to support a positive answer. In a beautiful,  manicured garden quite isolated...

Pass on a Poem Tooting: 1st July, 2016

We missed some regulars on holiday but welcomed new readers, and everyone enjoyed an evening away from current political events, though some choices were influenced by them with Shakespeare, as always, accurately foreseeing our...