Poetry Space Showcases


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Winter Showcase – December 2018

Editor Janet Sutherland. Poems by Sam Khan-McIntyre, Moira Andrew, Pat Edwards, Annest Gwilym, Margarita Serafimova, Anthony Watts, Lizzie Ballagher and Kurt Gundlach.


Autumn Showcase – September 2018

Editor Stephen Lightbown. Poems by Lizzie Ballagher, Michael Docker, Joyce Walker, Richard Baigent, Judy Dinnen, David Prior, Anthony Watts & Jo O’Farrell. Featured photograph: Chris Sims.


Summer Showcase – June 2018

Editor: Morag Kiziewicz. Poems by Lizzie Ballagher, M.Anne Alexander, Judy Dinnen, Chris Campbell, John Payne, Susannah Violette, Ceinwen Haydon, C. Chant, Jo O’Farrell, Jenna Plewes


Spring Showcase – March 2018

Editor: David Norris-Kay. Poems by Moira Andrew, Lizzie Ballagher, Judy Dinnen, Michael Docker, Jo O’Farrell, Jenna Plewes and David Prior. Ceinwen Haydon


Winter Showcase – December 2017

• Archive of all Poetry Space showcases Guest  editor: Lizzie Ballagher       Lizzie Ballagher’s poetry was showcased recently at the 2017 Houston (Texas) Poetry Festival, the oldest poetry festival in the US. Having spent all her professional life in teaching, writing and editorial work, she now enjoys more time to write. She is • Read more…


Autumn Showcase – September 2017

Poems by Jenna Plewes, Julie Sampson, Jeff Skinner, Sharon Lia Robinson, Annest Gwilym, Namita Sethi, Alice Heyeh, Rosalie Challis and Eileen Carney Hulme.


Summer Showcase – June 2017

Edited by Nick Cooke. Poems by Moira Andrew, Lizzie Ballagher, Di Coffey, Pat Edwards, Rosie Jackson, Mike Lee and Stephen Lightbown.


Spring Showcase – March 2017

Edited by Susan Jane Sims. Poems by David Prior, Isobel Davis, Moira Andrew, Sandeep Kumar Mishra, Di Coffey, Martin Foroz, Patrick Wright, Mark Isherwood and Mike Lee.


Winter Showcase – December 2016

Edited by Johanna Boal. Poems by Moira Andrew, Colin Bancroft, Angie Butler, Michael Docker, Effie Makepeace, Daphne Milne, David Prior and Maureen Weldon


Autumn Showcase – September 2016

Edited by Andrew Scotson. Poems by Colin Bancroft, James Laurie, Nick Cooke, Cihan Serce, Lizzie Ballagher, Moira Andrew and Gill Lambert


Summer Showcase – June 2016

Edited by Susan Castillo. Poems by Lizzie Ballagher, Gill Lambert, Annest Gwilym, Tony Hendry, Julie Sampson and Pauline Harrowell


Spring Showcase – March 2016

Edited by Susan Jane Sims. Poems by Andrew Greenslade, Julie Sampson, Lizzie Ballagher, Jo Waterworth, Pallab Pathak, Annest Gwilym, Sukarma, Rani Thareja, Michael Docker and Gary Beck


Winter Showcase – December 2015

Edited by Di Coffey. Poems by Carolyn O’Connell, Anthony Mark Slatcher, Jo Waterworth, Anna Ghislena, Kalyanee Rajan, Wendy Holborow, Andy Scotson, Moira Andrew and Lizzie Ballagher


Autumn Showcase – September 2015

Autumn showcase edited by Prem Kumari Srivastava. Poems by Ottilie Mackintosh, Wendy Holborow, Alexis Spring, Alwyn Marriage, Gill McEvoy, Ben Banyard, Lizzie Ballagher, Zak Patrick Parsons, Nathan Evans, Will Lunn and Nick Cooke.


Summer Showcase – June 2015

Summer showcase edited by Mandy Pannett. Poems by Julie Sampson, Nick Cooke,Pauline Harrowell, Juan Arabia, Stephen Bone, Ottilie Mackintosh, Alwyn Marriage, Nathan Evans, Lizzie Ballagher and Daniel F. Davis


Spring Showcase – March 2015

Spring Poetry Showcase featuring poems by Lizzie Ballagher, Mike Lee, Pauline Harrowell, Rachel Thompson, David Subacchi, Moira Andrew,Michael Docker, Duncan Darby, Carolyn O’Connell and Sharmi Dev Gupta


Winter Showcase – December 2014

Winter Poetry Showcase featuring poems by Maureen Weldon, Johanna Boal, Moira Andrew, Roger Elkin, Susan Evans, Caroline Rae, Michael Docker, Daphne Milne and Gill McEvoy


Autumn Showcase – September 2014

Autumn Showcase featuring poems by Claire Coleman, Joe Jordan, Lizzie Ballagher, Ann Wuehler, Michael Docker, Jo Waterworth, Ndaba Sibanda, Roger Elkin, Gerda Mayer and Carolyn O’Connell chosen by Guest editor Thelma Laycock


Summer Showcase – June 1st 2014

Summer 2014 showcase featuring poems by Rachael Clyne, Claire Coleman, Carolyn O’Connell, Moira Andrew, Ndaba Sibanda, Maureen Weldon, Andy Scotson, Aldrin Aditya and Kevan Taplin. Edited by Susan Jane Sims


Spring Showcase – March 1st 2014

Spring 2014 showcase featuring poems by Andy Scotson, Dulen Gogoi, Neil Leadbeater, William Jones, Di Coffey, Kelsi Delaney, Marva Jackson Lord, Kathy Sharp and Rachael Clyne. Selected by Jean Harrison.


Winter Showcase – December 2013

The Winter Showcase was selected by Denni Turp and includes poems by Neil Leadbeater, Helen Calcutt, Christine Hollywood, Jo Waterworth, Antony Johae, Maureen Weldon, Andrew Scotson and Moira Andrew.


Autumn Showcase – September 2013

Autumn Poetry Showcase – Poems from Rob Benson, Moira Andrew, Les Merton, Johanna Boal, Antony Johae, Di Coffey, Kodjo Deynoo, Anthony Bartlett, June Moore and John Paul Kirkham


Summer Showcase 2013

Sumnmer Showcase – poems by Neil Leadbeater, Moira Andrew, Antony Johae and Wendy French. Chosen by Margaret Eddershaw.


Spring Poetry Showcase 2013

Spring Showcase 2013 – Poems by Moira Andrew, Mike Lee, Kathy Sharp, Neil Leadbeater, Michael Docker, Di Coffey and Adjei Agyei-Baah


Winter Poetry Showcase 2012

Poems by Moira Andrew, Di Coffey, Jo Waterworth,Les Merton,Johanna Boal, Mbizo Chirasha,Alexander Conyers,Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah and Dave Wood. Photographs/Art by Chris Sims, Kate Blair and Toby Morgan.


Poetry Showcase Autumn 2012

• Archive of all Poetry Space showcases Guest Editor : Michael Kwake Kesse Somuah Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah  from Ghana, West Africa, is a former student of The University of Cape Coast and an avid poet. He has kept a diary of word plays because he is so obsessed about them particularly folklore of African • Read more…


Poetry Showcase Summer 2012

Guest editor Moira Andrew has chosen poems by Marilyn Hammick, Alex Wyatt, Neil Leadbetter, David R. Morgan, Prem Kumari Srivastava, Sarah Gamutan and Julianne Davis


Poetry Showcase -Spring 2012

Poems by Carolyn O’Connel, Moira Andrew, Prem Kumari Srivastava, Piotr Balkus, Tony Sainsbury, Hellena Yates and Michael Somuah


Poetry Showcase – December 2011

Showcase published December 2011


Poetry Showcase – November 2011

Published November 2011