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Past Events

This & That, Here and There...

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We're Just Ghosts in This House:
a presentation to members of W I Poolbrook, Malvern

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We're Just Ghosts in This House

Thursday 20th April 2022

A talk to members of W I Poolbrook on my research into the Edwardian  inhabitants of a specific road in Malvern and presenting snippets from my immersive audio performance, We're just Ghosts in This House.



A Tale of Two Cities II

Sunday 30th October 2022

With U.S. poet partner, Maura MacNeil at an online transatlantic 

poetry reading, in part II of call and response poems between twenty poets

in pairs from Worcester, Worcestershire and Worcester, Massachusetts.

Project developed and curated by Nina Lewis.

Event hosted by Black Pear Press

Poems soon to be published by Black Pear Press.

ATOTC I online anthology available here:  Contour - A Tale of Two Cities 



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The Opening of the Physic Garden
at The Poetry Pharmacy, Shropshire

Sunday 24th July 2022

Reading my poem, 'Prescribing the Pungent Root' from

The Physic Garden anthology, edited by Adam Horovitz (Palewell Press) at The Poetry Pharmacy.


Photo Credit: Deborah Alma

Community Living Room Project
in the Heart of the City

Thursday 9th June 2022


Reading for this Crave Arts project, which explores the question, 'What does home mean to you?' in an exhibition of poetry and visual art in a pop-up Living Room in Worcester.

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Celebration of 'These Are the Hands'
Poetry Anthology

Friday 25th March 2022

Reading 'First Last Offices' at the Faculty of the History & Philosophy of Medicine & Pharmacy and The Bigger Picture celebration of the poetry anthology:

These Are the Hands: Poems from the Heart of the NHS

(Fair Acre Press) at The Apothecaries' Hall, Blackfriars Lane, London

'The very heart of who we are and what we are here for.' Michael Rosen


Photo credit: Deborah Alma

Jean Atkin's Book Launch

Sunday 6th March 2022

Reading at The Poetry Pharmacy, Shropshire 

for Jean Atkins' launch of The Bicycles of Ice and Salt

with Kuli Kohli, Steve Griffiths, Thirza Clout and Gareth Culshaw, behind Jean Atkins.

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Ledbury Poetry Salon

Friday October 4th 2019

Book Launch at Ledbury Poetry Salon, Ledbury Books & Maps

Home On The Move: Two Poems Go On A Journey (Parthian) 

With Manuela Perteghella (ed) and fellow contributors:

Jacqui Rowe and Jim Dening.

'One of the most inventive and necessary poetry projects

of recent years...' Chris McCabe

Image: Shutterstock

Ledbury Poetry Festival

Sunday 14th July 2019

20 Minutes With...Margaret Adkins


The Master's House, Ledbury Poetry Festival

Reading from Mingled Space (V. Press)

Photo credit: Paul Adkins

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