Essex Poetry festival

2015 Essex Poetry Festival


3rd October

Big Day of Poetry at the Cramphorn, Chelmsford
Martin Newell and The Hosepipe Band perform The Song of the Waterlily. Plus readings from Rebecca Goss & Brendan Cleary

Essex poets:
Jemma Borg, Maggie Freeman & Tim Gardiner

“GOLD: 30 years of Southend Poetry" anthology reading
Plus Open Mic


Poetry readings in conjuction with Essex Libraries



Be part of the art of the spoken word!
Enjoy poetry and spoken word performances. open mic events all over Essex in September and October.
Big Day of Poetry in Chelmsford


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