Tuesday, 30 November 2010

URGENT MESSAGE regarding tonight's 'Launch of Poetry South East 2010'!

Owing to the rapidly deteriorating weather conditions across the county, this evening’s launch of the Poetry South East 2010 anthology at the Meeting House, University of Sussex, has, with regret been postponed.
Meeting House, Sussex University
Photo by J. Hakner

Thursday, 25 November 2010

Upcoming events featuring Frogmore writers

Catherine Smith’s Weight: three stories about secrets will be performed at the Con Club in Lewes, East Sussex at 8 pm tonight, 25 November 2010. Details at:


Jeremy Page’s short play Loving Psyche will be performed at Kioto, the Lagerhaus Schildstrasse in Bremen on Wednesday 1 December at 8 pm. Details at:


And finally, Clare Best will be reading from her prose memoir - ‘reflections on growing up in a family shaped by loss, ghosts and silence’ at Needlewriters at the Needlemakers, Lewes, on Thursday 9 December at 7.45. Poets Judith Kazantzis and Lee Harwood will also be reading.

Details at:

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Launch of POETRY SOUTH EAST 2010 at Sussex University, 30th November 2010

For those of you who missed the first launch of POETRY SOUTH EAST 2010 at the New Venture Theatre in Brighton a few weeks ago, here is another chance to see and hear poets reading their work from the anthology:

You are warmly invited to attend the launch of

Edited by Jeremy Page and Catherine Smith, published by Frogmore Press, this is the first anthology for ten years of poets from Kent, Surrey and Sussex.

Readings will be by some of the featured poets, including
Clare Best, Tom Cunliffe, Alison Dunn, John Feakins, Charlotte Gann, Joanna Grigg, Lydia Hill, Judith Kazantzis, Kim Lasky, Julia O'Brien, John O'Donoghue, Rachel Playforth, Sarah Salway, Colette Sensier, Sonya Smith and Anne Stewart.

WHEN? Tuesday 30th November 2010 at 6 p.m.

WHERE? The Meeting House at Sussex University

HOW TO GET THERE? Click here for info.


Car parking is free on campus after 5 p.m.

Further information: please contact Patrick Bond 07932-141918