The Poetry Stage

Back for a second year after it’s shining debut in 2017, The Poetry Stage is curated by Luke Wright and Rosy Carrick, featuring over thirty poets across the weekend, in an eclectic programme that reflects the fantastic diversity of Britain’s contemporary poetry scene. 


Brian Patten

Hollie McNish

Molly Naylor

Ross Sutherland

Elaine Feinstein


Tim Clare

Salena Godden

Francesca Beard

Clare Pollard

A.P. Staunton

The Decline and Fall of the Home Office – Lucy Beynon and Lisa Jeschke

Rosy Carrick

Michelle Madsen

Elvis McGonagall

Rhian Edwards

DJ Jenna Allsop

DJ Kate St Shields

Jemima Foxtrot

DJ Catti Myth

Maria Ferguson

Bridget Minamore

Tongue Fu

Tishani Doshi

Peter Hunter

Matt Abbott

Luke Wright

Luke Kennard

Jonny Fluffypunk

Joe Dunthorne

Emily Harrison