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Richard Devereux was runner-up with his poem "Carousel" in the Poetry for Good competition to honour key workers and was delighted to win £150 Carousel — Poetry for Good

Tim Burroughs has a new website The poetry of Tim Burroughs (  

David Punter published Stranger (Cinnamon Press) copies are available at or

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David Cook is going to publish his 'thought and poetry' blog as a book.

the LANSDOWN POETS held a virtual launch by Zoom of the pamphlet ASYLUM . You can read a copy here at the PAMPHLETS tab.

Bristol Festival of Literature featured the SPEL evening of 'alt poetry and song' hosted by Tim Burroughs. For details of the next SPEL visit

Gillie Harries will be launching Kneeling in Dust  (Eye Wild Books) as soon as Covid permits; copies are available now from

A video made by Diana Taylor of David Punter's poem A Dream of Ships won first prize in The Mayflower 400 competition.

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