29th March 2018

Paul Deaton
Ramona Herdman

26th April 2018

Tony Curtis
Cora Greenhill

27th April 2018

Cora Greenhill

31st May 2018

Susan Richardson
Claire Williamson

28th June 2018

Martin Malone
Jacqueline Saphra

26th July 2018

R V Bailey
June Hall

30th August 2018

Josephine Corcoran
Lesley Saunders

27th September 2018

Ross Cogan
Anna Saunders

25th October 2018

C L Dallat
Anne-Marie Fyfe

20th December 2018

Jan Noble
Hannah Teasdale

Paul Deaton

Guest Poet: Paul Deaton

Paul Deaton was runner-up in the 2010 Arvon International Poetry Prize judged by Carol Ann Duffy and winner of the SaveAs Writer's Prize 2016. Regularly published in The Spectator, and magazines including PN Review, The London Magazine and The Dark Horse, and is included in York Notes GCSE study guides. His debut collection, A Watchful Astronomy (Seren) published October 2017, is a Poetry Book Society winter recommended read.

Ramona Herdman

Guest Poet: Ramona Herdman

Ramona Herdman's pamphlet Bottle, which is about intoxication and obsession, was published by HappenStance Press in November 2017. Her poem My name is Legion: for we are many won the Poetry Society's Hamish Canham prize 2017. Her first full collection Come what you wished for was published by Egg Box. She lives in Norwich and is a committee member for Cafe Writers.

29th March 2018, The Swan Hotel, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LN

7:30pm - 10:00pm.

Come and join us at Bradford on Avon's popular reading series, Words & Ears. Bring a poem, story or song to share, or just bring yourself. All performers and listeners welcome: open mic slots always available. £4 on the door.