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Nottingham Poetry Festival

Friday, 21st April, 2017 - Sunday, 30th April, 2017    
All Day
9A Beck St, Nottingham, NG1 1EQ
Nottingham Poetry Festival features Carol Ann Duffy, Wendy Cope, a library tour with Henry Normal, John Hegley, lost of events by local community groups… and Simon Armitage (the Five Leaves’ event)
 Sunday 23 April 7.00pm – 9.30pm
 Simon Armitage, supported by Cathy Grindrod and Ioney Smallhorne
 Antenna Media Centre, Beck Street
 £8.00 (£7.00 concessions) from Five Leaves Bookshop in advance
Simon Armitage is one of the most accessible and unstuffy modern poets. He  started off in the small press world and is not “poetry royalty”. Inoney  Smallhorne cut her teeth with Nottingham’s Mouthy Poets while former  Derbyshire Poet Laureate has been published by Five Leaves and Beeston-  based Shoestring Press.
The full programme for the Festival is on www.nottinghampoetryfestival.com
Five Leaves is providing bookstalls at several of the events. We are also selling  tickets for the John Hegley evening on 30th April.