Kendal Poetry Festival

Wayleave Press has been invited to have a bookstall at the first Kendal Poetry Festival, which takes place at the Abbot Hall Gallery, Kendal from 24th to 26th June this year. This is a new festival organised by festival directors Pauline Yarwood and Kim Moore.

An exciting programme promises to make this an outstanding event and as well as established names Fiona Sampson, Greta Stoddart, Helen Mort, Clare Shaw, Mir Mahfuz Ali, Hilda Sheehan, Andy Forster, Jane Routh, Peter Sansom and Ann Sansom, there will be an opportunity to hear from Young Poet in Residence Hannah Hodgson, Dove Cottage Young Poets and Young Musician in Residence David Griffiths, trumpet player. There will also be writing workshops facilitated by Peter and Ann Sansom and Clare Shaw. Something for everyone.

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