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Monthly Archives: February 2012
[ March 26, 2012; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Dear Member,
You are warmly invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Tyne and Esk Writers at 7.30pm on Monday, 26th March at the John Gray Centre, in Lodge Street, Haddington.
By the time of the AGM I will have been the convener for a year and a half. I am prepared to continue in this [...]
[ March 22, 2012 1:30 pm to March 24, 2012 5:00 pm. ] Edinburgh, 22nd – 24th March.
Free poetry walks for World Heritage Day, conducted by Ken Cockburn.
Full details on this downloadable Seven Hills pdf.
[ March 4, 2012; 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
Sunday, 4 March 2012
19:30 until 22:30
Back room of Stagg’s (Volunteer Arms), behind the Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh
Yes indeedy, in another neatly themed installment, the Musselburgh Hotpot returns to celebrate all things Marchy with an Ides of March/St. David’s Day/General Welshness/My Dad’s Birthday extravaganza, so haul your dainty carcass down to Staggs in order to salute any [...]
[ March 7, 2012; 7:00 pm; ]
Ten poets, ten minutes each, what’s not to like? Check full details on the TenRed Facebook page. 7pm, 7th March, Persevere Bar, Easter Road Edinburgh, £3
[ March 14, 2012 10:30 am to March 18, 2012 11:30 pm. ] The StAnza International Poetry Festival takes place in St Andrews, from the 14th to the 18th of March. Full programme and box office at www.stanzapoetry.org
[ March 8, 2012; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ] Poetry and Coffee
at Henderson’s Cafe
94 Hanover Street
Thursday 8th March
Will be reading selections from their poetry
Please drop in
Success for David Purdie, A Tyne and Esk Writer.
David Purdie, a member of the Penicuik group of Tyne and Esk Writers, who contributed enormously to the formation of the Organisation and who was its first Convenor, has won the John Law Tassie for his translation into Scots of Coleridge’s, ‘The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.’
At their regular meeting in the Library on the 18th January, the Dalkeith Writers’ Group presented Paul Duffney with tokens of their gratitude for his acting as leader of the group for many years. His provision of a ‘catering service’ is sadly missed.
His recent marriage and move to North Berwick may affect his attendance, but [...]