20th October 2018
White Roads launch at OCRA, Montalcino, Italy
Readings in English and Italian
18th July 2018
Joint launch reading with Rebecca Bilkau and Susan Castillo
Throughout June 2018
A Compound Eye
bumblebee poem leaflets on show as part of Fifty Bees exhibition
at Richard Jefferies museum, Swindon
17 March 2018
Anthology launch: Noble Dissent
28 September 2017, 7.30
National Poetry Day reading with Cinnamon writers
West Greenwich Library, London
8 October 2017, 4.30-5.30pm
Swindon Poetry Festival
6 September 2017, 6.30-8pm
Mixed Borders garden residency reading
Kew Gardens, London
30 June 2017, 7.15
Anthology launch: Poetica Botanica
poems inspired by plants in the Physic Garden at Hellens Manor
Ledbury Festival, Ledbury
23 June 2017, 7.30pm
Anthology launch: A Bee's Breakfast
at Brick Lane Bookshop, 166 Brick Lane, London E1 6RU
Mixed Borders residency at Markham Square, Chelsea
open afternoon Sundy 18th June, reading 4pm
Monday 23rd January 2017, 7.30 -11pm
Coffee-House Poetry showcase event at The Troubadpour, 263-267 Old Brompton Road, London SW5
Saturday 12th November 2016
Poem-a-Thon in aid of Médecins sans Frontières at Ye Olde Rose and Crown, Walthamstow
Saturday 27th August 2016
Three Beautiful Dragons Go Wild: reading with Rebecca Bilkau and Ron Scowcroft at Made in Greenwich gallery, London
Saturday and Sunday, 18th and 19th June 2016 12.30 both days
Readings of new poems at Rainham Hall, Rainham, Essex as part of Mixed Borders (see The Latest, my blog page, for more details)
Saturday 19th March 2016
Reading with Beautiful Dragons at Lancaster Litfest
Wednesday 16th March 2016
Launch of Other Blackbirds, Cinnamon Press at the Made in Greenwich Gallery, London
Thursday 17th December 2015
Reading with the Writers' Group at the MacMillan Cancer Centre; launch of the Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine 2016
Friday 27th November 2015
Launch of the Beautiful Dragons anthology My Dear Watson: The Very Elements in Poetry at the Anthony Burgess Centre, Manchester
Sunday 30th August 2015
McLellan Arts Festival, Isle of Arran
Tuesday 21st July, 7.30pm
Launch of The Emma Press Anthology of Slow Things.
at Rambert Dance Company, London
Tuesday 14th April 2015, 6.30 - 9pm
Florence Writers Poetry Night
St Mark's Church, Florence, Italy
Friday 20th February 2015, 7.30 - 10pm
Lines Across the Water. Poets from London and the Isle of Arran.
An evening of poetry, and a little music, from either side of the water.
Tuesday 27th May 2014, 7.30 - 10pm.
Launch of Scumbles. Poetry from Robert van Dias' poetry seminar.
The Goat Tavern, Mayfair, London.
Battered Moons prize-giving at the Swindon Festival of Literature.
Here is a recording of Alex reading 'Marias'