Monday, 2 August 2010

Poetry on the Quantocks

... bringing great performers into Quantock villages to give everyone the chance to hear the finest words and music on the Quantocks

ROGER McGOUGH That Awkward Age
Always on TV, BBC Radio 4 and ClassicFM. A member of the 1960s Liverpool group The Scaffold who had a Top Ten hit with Lily the Pink. Now one of Britain's favourite poets and performers, Roger is loved by all ages because of his witty and moving writing. Tickets £15/£18
Friday, 24th September 7.30pm
Cheddon Fitzpaine Village Hall
JOHN MOLE Best-selling poet and writer of children's books as well as books for grown-ups presents an entertaining evening of his work. Tickets £12 6pm Casserole supper before the show
Sunday, 14 November 2010: Broomfield Village Hall

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Fire River Poets in September

Continuing their series of poetry events at The Brewhouse, Fire River Poets are pleased to announce that the guest poet for their reading on 2 September at 8.00pm will be the Cornwall-based poet and National Poetry Prize winner, Caroline Carver. Chairman of Fire River Poets, John Stuart, said “Caroline is well known to poetry lovers particularly in the South West and we are more than delighted to have someone of her stature to read for us.”

Members of Fire River Poets will also be reading during the evening and, as John is always at pains to point out “We always provide a platform for poets of all ages and levels of experience, so there will as usual be an open mic session during the evening for any poet who would like to come along and read. Poets who would like to take advantage of this should contact me to book a place and for further details either on 01823 252486 or by email:”

The reading begins at 8.00 pm, takes place in the Studio and costs £5.00. Tickets may be purchased from the Brewhouse box office. Enquiries and bookings on 01823 283244 or