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The popular Poetry Day & Open Mic event returns for a second year at The Lightbox Literary Festival, hosted by Greg Freeman from Write Out Loud. Sat 28 April 2018 | 11am Free entry, suggested donation £3Find out more »
The Haslemere Fringe Festival is a fantastic, biennial, three day family-friendly festival, located in the heart of Haslemere on Lion Green. For 2018 the dates are 6th - 8th July. Attracting thousands of visitors from across the three counties, the Fringe offers an eclectic and dynamic mix of live music, drama, arts, crafts, performance poetry and hysterical stand-up comedy. As well as our cracking headliners, who for 2018 are Scouting for Girls and The Real Thing, we pride ourselves in…Find out more »
Hollie McNish is a published UK poet based between London, Cambridge and Glasgow. She has two previous poetry collections – Cherry Pie and Papers and an album, Versus, which made her the first poet to record at Abbey Road Studios, London. In February 2016, Blackfriars published her memoir of poetry and parenthood, Nobody Told Me, with which she won the Ted Hughes award. Her latest poetry collection, Plum, is published by Picador. Plum, Hollie’s debut for Picador Poetry, is a…Find out more »