Essex Poetry festival

Welcome to the 2015
Essex Poetry Festival
24th September to 22nd October


Poets in this year's festival include:

Martin Newell with The Hosepipe Band, 

Rebecca Goss, Brendan Cleary,
Michael Laskey, Anne-Marie Fyfe, Cahal Dallat,

Jemma Borg, Tim Gardiner,

Maggie Freeman, Rik Livermore,

Candyce Lange, Derek Adams,

Tim Cunningham, Rachel Dalton,

Adrian Green, Cameron Hawke Smith,

Peter Kennedy, Mervyn Linford,

Rosie Sandler, John Steer, Dorothy Turner

Mosaic Poetry Group, Southend Poetry Group.



Be part of the art of the spoken word!

Enjoy poetry and spoken word performances.

Take part in poetry events all over Essex.

Big Day of Poetry 3rd October at the Cramphorn Theatre in Chelmsford.


View photos from 2014 Big Day of Poetry at the Cramphorn Theatre in Chelmsford Here

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"This is what a Poetry Festival should be -- lively and serious, with a variety of events to exchange and celebrate poetry." Maurice Riordan