Charlotte Wetton Shortlisted!!!!!!!

Charlotte Wetton’s  I Refuse to Turn into a Hatstand is one of five pamphlets shortlisted for the £5,000 first prize in the Michael Marks Awards. The winner will be announced at a dinner at the British Library on Tuesday 12th December.


Copies available from the ‘Bookshop’ page of this website.

For further details of the shortlist, follow this link –

Launch – Tales from the Tachograph

Poems by Gaia Holmes and Winston Plowes, to be launched at Brighouse Library, Halifax Rd, Brighouse, HD6 2AF, on Wednesday 22nd November at 7.30 pm. Readings by Gaia, Win and guest, Marion Oxley.

There will be wine.                                                                                                                                                    There will be nibbles.                                                                                                                                               There will be poetry.                                                                                                                                               There will be music from Jumble Hole Clough.                                                                                                     There will be joy.

‘As a metaphor for twenty-first century transience, these poems speak not only to each other but to us all.’         Julia Deakin

‘The deeply felt work leaves its impression in its strength of imagery.’     Michael Brown