Poetry Happening Near You



Coventry has 17 libraries - full details at:

Regular poetry groups

Rainbow Writers' / Narrators' Group

The group promotes and recites poetry in non- English languages; however poets with languages other than Asian languages are invited and welcomed.

The group meets every first Sunday of the month at Central Library from 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm.

Refreshments provided in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. For more information: email Central Library (central.library@coventry.gov.uk)  or call 02476 832314.

Coventry Live Poets

The Coventry Live Poets group aims to promote reading, writing and enjoyment of all kinds of poetry.

If you are interested in poetry - either writing and reading your own work, or reading and discussing other poets from Auden to Zephaniah - then come along.

Coventry Live Poets meet twice a month for lively debate and the enjoyment of all things poetical.

Meetings are at 7:30 pm on the first and second Wednesdays, at Council House, Earl Street, Coventry. Please e-mail: coventrylivepoets@hotmail.co.uk for more information.

Poetry on Loan representative

The main Poetry on Loan representative for Coventry is Lesley Martin - lesley.martin@coventry.gov.uk