This is where you can find out about poetry events in the UK, by scrolling through our events calendar. If you would like your event to be listed, please submit the event details online here.

If you are organising a course, group or competition in the UK, please email the details to our Digital Editor Jess Chandler at, and we will add them to the relevant page of the website.

Please note that our listings are now online only, and there is a no longer a listings section in the print magazine. If you would like to advertise in the magazine, you can read our advertising guidelines or email for further information.

july, 2017

Filter Events

4apr - 31julapr 412:00 amjul 31Winchester Poetry Prize

1jun - 31jul12:00 amjul 31- 11:45 pmCarers UK Creative Writing & Photography Competition

5jun - 17augjun 512:00 amaug 17The Resurgence Prize with The Poetry School

1jul - 19nov12:00 amnov 19- 12:00 amShooter Literary Magazine 2017 Poetry Competition

2jul3:00 pm- 5:00 pmLaunch of 'Chiaroscuro' - poems by Chetana

3jul - 8jul 34:00 pmjul 8Residential Poetry Writing Course at The Garsdale Retreat

3jul8:00 pm- 10:45 pmOut of Place

3jul8:00 pm- 10:45 pmOut of Place

4jul - 31decjul 410:12 amdec 31The Moth Poetry Prize

7jul7:00 pmPoetry in Performance | PRAXIS 7

7jul - 8jul 78:00 pmjul 8Bang Said The Gun

9jul2:00 pm- 3:00 pmAfternoon Poems: La Bella Italia

11jul6:30 pm- 8:30 pmPoetry Workshop · Abstract Witness

16jul2:30 am- 3:30 amReflections of the Soul release party

19jul6:30 pm- 9:30 pmIn Town Tonight: Alex Dimitrov, Katy Evans-Bush, Richard Scott, Hannah Sullivan & Ralf Webb

20jul6:30 pm- 8:00 pmHeather Phillipson Reading Group

22jul10:30 am- 1:30 pmSO:Write Young Writers Showcase

22jul12:00 pm- 10:00 pmPoem-A-Thon for the Poetry Café

22jul2:30 pm- 4:30 pmJustin Coe: Big Wows for Small Wonders Workshop

24jul10:30 am- 1:00 pmThe Minimum Viable Poem with Rishi Dastidar

24jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmMaking a Mess with Kayo Chingonyi

24jul7:30 pm- 10:00 pmBelow Stairs at Blacks Members Club

25jul10:30 am- 1:00 pm'If You Don't Have Any Shadows, You're Not In The Light' with Penelope Shuttle

25jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmBird in the Hand: Proverbial with Penelope Shuttle

26jul10:30 am- 1:00 pmImage & Narrative with Raymond Antrobus

26jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmThe Berlin Lens with Rachel Long

26jul7:30 pm- 9:30 pmPoets at Tara

27jul10:30 am- 1:00 pmRadiant Form with Maurice Riordan

27jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmDisclosure and Autobiography with Kathryn Gray

28jul10:30 am- 1:00 pmWriting a Flat-Pack Poem with Jane Yeh

28jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmPoetry Vs Shame with Richard Scott

28jul7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

29jul11:00 am- 1:30 pmKeats in Hampstead Walk

29jul2:00 pm- 3:30 pmA Joy Forever: ‘I Almost Wish We Were Butterflies’

29jul6:30 pm- 8:30 pmOn a Summer Evening: Late Night Opening at Keats House

29jul7:30 pm- 9:30 pmPoets at Tara

30jul11:00 am- 11:45 amGuided Tour: The Architectural History of Keats House