Tickets for the 2015 Wenlock Poetry Festival are now on sale

  • 3 days, over 50 events - tickets on sale 9am February 2nd

    3 days, over 50 events - tickets on sale 9am February 2nd

  • Michael Rosen - Tickets on sale now!

    Michael Rosen - Tickets on sale now!

  • Hollie McNish - Rising star coming to Wenlock 2015

    Hollie McNish - Rising star coming to Wenlock 2015

  • UK Premiere at Wenlock 2015

    UK Premiere at Wenlock 2015

  • Now open for submissions

    Now open for submissions

  • Download the programme now

    Download the programme now

  • New for 2015!

    New for 2015!

  • Readings, Workshops, PoetryFilm, Music and Art

    Readings, Workshops, PoetryFilm, Music and Art

  • "The Perfect Place for Poetry" - Carol Ann Duffy

    "The Perfect Place for Poetry" - Carol Ann Duffy

Festival News

  • 4 New Events Added to 2015 Line Up
    Wenlock Poetry Festival is delighted to announce 4 new events to its 2015 line up. In the words of Daljit Nagra, the 2014 Wenlock Poetry Competition Head Judge –...
  • Festival tickets now on sale!
    Carol Ann Duffy. Imtiaz Dharker. Michael Rosen. Kei Miller. Kathleen Jamie. Hollie McNish. David Whyte. Liz Berry. Jonathan Edwards. Hannah Lowe. Luke Wright. Jo Bell. Robert Peake. Luke Kennard....
  • 2015 Poetry Competition Open for Submissions
    International Poetry Competition 2015 Head Judge: Imtiaz Dharker Wenlock Poetry Festival’s adult poetry competition for 2015 is open for international submissions as of Monday 26th of January, 2015. This year,...
  • Celebrate World Poetry Day with Jean Atkin
    It’s World Poetry Day on Saturday March 21st 2015, and to celebrate Jean Atkin, our Poet in Residence, will be hosting an exclusive workshop at the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery....