Cavan Wood “Now that’s what I call Poetry” will be at LAF2017!

" Now that's what I call poetry"   This is designed to make you well informed about twenty of the most important poems ever written. Will your favourite be there?   Cavan  Wood will perform and explain why they matter. Lindfield URC at 1-2pm Saturday September 9th. " Charles Dickens and

Daniel Searle is our Headline Poet for LAF2017!

Daniel Searle writes poetry about what he's had for lunch at work, trousers, looking like Simon Pegg, his chronic inability to stack dishes on the draining rack, and Southern Rail, amongst other topics. Born in Yorkshire and now based in Brighton, he has performed at poetry and comedy events across the South and one

Clare Best is our Headline Poet at LAF2017!

Clare Best’s first full collection, Excisions, was shortlisted for the Seamus Heaney Centre Prize 2012. She has performed her poem cycle Self-portrait without Breasts across the UK and Ireland, and in the USA and Canada. Other poetry publications include Treasure Ground, Breastless, CELL and Springlines, published this year by Little

Yvonne Rees is Reading Poetry at LAF2017!

Yvonne Rees is a popular storyteller, event host and performance poet, appearing regularly at open mics and performance venues, mostly around London and the south-east. It has been said that she is currently single - because no man wants to risk dating her and subsequently hear himself featured in one of her poems. Her work is

Jane Trott is Reading Poetry at LAF2017!

Jane has been writing poetry for more years than she cares to admit but she considers herself to be a storyteller, not a poet. Her stories are woven into verses designed to entertain. She is almost blind so needs to memorise most of her words.   “My life has been wonderful …

Alvin Culzac will be Reading Poetry at LAF2017!

    Alvin Culzac is a Performance Poet who has been featured by the Poetry Society in Covent Garden. He has also performed his poetry at Ronnie Scott with their Jazz Band. Currently he can be found performing his poetry, sometimes to music across Kent and Sussex.

LAF2017 Poetry Night at Lindfield Coffee Works!

This Friday September 8th from 8pm a group of Sussex-based local poets, are set to stage a poetry night at this year’s Lindfield Arts Festival.   Situated at The Lindfield Coffee Works in Alma Road, Lindfield, the evening is set to be a mixture of fun, intellect, contemplation and philosophy from seasoned performers

Lindfield Arts Festival 2017 Poetry Night

This Friday September 8th from 8pm a group of Sussex-based local poets, including a former musician from the Ronnie Scots Club in London, are set to stage a poetry night at this year’s Lindfield Arts Festival. Situated at The Coffee Works in Alma Road, Lindfield, the evening is set to be a