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Festival of Imagination at The Water Rat – Country Voices Poetry Readings

September 17, 2022 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

As Part of Telford & Wrekins Festival of Imagination the Water Rat is pleased to be hosting Country Voices poetry group on the following dates

Saturday 17th September

‘Poetry of the English Landscape’ a celebration of England’s varied landscapes, from Wiltshire to the Lake District via Cannock Chase with Jeff Phelps, Cherry Doyle & John Sewell (Part of 7th September Ironbridge FOI) . Tickets £5.

Saturday 24th September 

‘International Voices’ Basir Sultan Kazmi, Debjani Chatterjee & Simon Fletcher celebrate 25 years of ‘building bridges’, working together through multi-lingual, multicultural poetry & storytelling. (Part of FOI) Tickets online or on the door £7/£5.

Sunday 25th September

Poetry Writing Workshop on ‘birds’ Kuli Kohli & Simon Fletcher, meet (and end) at the ‘Water Rat’ and walk upstream on the lookout for wagtails, herons, wild duck and kingfishers. 2-5pm. Tickets £12/ £10. Maximum numbers 12 so book early to secure your place.The last hour will be at the ‘Water Rat’ for re-drafting and sharing work.

Contact Simon Fletcher –  simonfletcher58@gmail.com



September 17, 2022
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm