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13mar(mar 13)12:00 am15sep(sep 15)11:45 pmThe Moth Nature Writing Prize

01may12:15 am31oct(oct 31)11:45 pmBedford International Writing Competition

08jun(jun 8)12:00 am15sep(sep 15)11:45 pmThe Moth Nature Writing Prize

08jun(jun 8)12:00 am31dec(dec 31)11:45 pmThe Moth Poetry Prize

10jul(jul 10)12:00 am20oct(oct 20)11:45 pmEYELANDS BOOK AWARDS 2019

22jul(jul 22)7:00 pm26aug(aug 26)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley

26jul7:30 pm26aug9:00 pmBang Said The Gun

29jul(jul 29)7:00 pm02sep(sep 2)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley


05aug(aug 5)7:00 pm09sep(sep 9)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley

10aug7:00 pm10:30 pmSpoken, Not Stirred

12aug(aug 12)7:00 pm16sep(sep 16)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley

19aug(aug 19)7:00 pm23sep(sep 23)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley

21aug7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

26aug7:00 pm8:00 pmGrowlery by Katherine Horrex: Online Book Launch

26aug(aug 26)7:00 pm30sep(sep 30)8:30 pmPoetry: Michael Longley

26aug7:30 pm26sep9:00 pmBang Said The Gun