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Poetry Fest 2019

Join us for another inspiring festival

Our annual Poetry Festival looks to Shakespeare as a meeting place for all poets

Our festival presents an exciting line-up of readings, performances and workshops, showcasing the talents of inspirational and award-winning artists from all over the world. Some of the exciting activities available this year include a midsummer bonfire, an international poetry picnic, a celebration of David Garrick's Shakespeare Jubilee of 1769, and many special guest appearances.

Our full programme will be announced shortly, so watch this space!

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