Saturday 3rd Oct: Soundswrite anthology IV launch. 3.00 PM at Friends Meeting House, Queens Road, Leicester.


Saturday 4th July: Summer Love Poetry: an evening with Helen Ivory &Martin Figura, supported by regional voices  Jayne Stanton, Hayley Frances, Chris Fewings and Helen Calcutt​. Venue: The Dance Studio, 132 Alcester Rd, Moseley, Birmingham.  Details/tickets here.

Wednesday 3rd June: Poetry with Punch at Methodist chapel, Codnor, Derbyshire (in aid of The Leprosy Mission), 7.30 PM.

Tuesday 24th March: Poetry Bites at Kitchen Garden Café, Kings Heath, Birmingham, featuring Jayne Stanton and Robert Harper plus open mic.  7.30 PM.

Saturday 14th March: Soundswrite Press readings 1.00 – 1.40PM at States of Independence (independent press day), De Montfort University, Leicester.  10.30AM – 4.00PM.

Wednesday 4th February: Fire & Dust & Nine Arches Press at The Big Comfy Bookshop, Coventry, featuring Jayne Stanton and Matt Merritt plus open mic. (Click here for further information).

Saturday 3rd January: Live on air: BBC Radio Leicester at approx 10.40 AM.  I will be talking to Tony Wadsworth and Julie Mayer, and reading poems from Beyond the Tune.

Tuesday 6th January: Word! at the ‘Y’ Theatre, Leicester: featuring Jess Green and Jayne Stanton plus open mic.  (Click here for further information).