Category: Picture Galleries

  • Walpole Old Chapel Summer Outing 2022

    Walpole Old Chapel Summer Outing 2022

    The annual reading at Walpole Old Chapel was held on Sunday, 12 June, on the theme of ‘Midsummer’.

  • Journeying – Songs and Poems of Travel

    Journeying – Songs and Poems of Travel

    Suffolk Poetry Society with Alan Loader On 9 June 2022, members of Suffolk Poetry Society performed poems themed on journeying, with songs performed by Alan Loader based on Vaughan Williams’s Songs of Travel (words by Robert Louis Stevenson) and the settings of Thomas Hardy. The performance was held at Museum Street Methodist Church, Ipswich. Poets reading were: […]

  • 8th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    8th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    Saturday, 14 May 2022 The 8th Festival of Suffolk Poetry was held over two days. Friday 13 May was online, and Saturday, 14 May was live at the John Peel Centre for Creative Arts in Stowmarket. The day began with workshops from Rebecca Goss and André Mangeot. Rebecca led a workshop ‘Exploring the Spectrum: The […]

  • Witching Hour Walk

    Witching Hour Walk

    SPS at Poetry in Aldeburgh 2019 Saturday 9 November An intrepid band of poetry lovers went on a brisk walk round Aldeburgh listening to poems at the Baptist Church, in the Moot Hall where witches were imprisoned by the Witchfinder General and in the churchyard. Elizabeth Soule curated the poems, Sue Wallace-Shaddad and Sue Mobbs […]

  • Flight Paths

    Flight Paths

    As one of the society’s contributions to Poetry in Aldeburgh 2019, Antony Johae, Anne Boileau and Kate Foley followed the flight paths of their imaginations as they read from their recent collections.

  • 6th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    6th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    Grevel Lindop and Kate Foley headlined the 6th Festival of Suffolk Poetry on 11 May 2019.

  • 5th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    5th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    Grevel Lindop, Rebecca Watts and Susan Utting headlined the 5th Festival of Suffolk Poetry on 26 May 2018

  • 4th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    4th Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    On 29 May 2017, Gregory Warren Wilson and Nancy Mattson headlined the 4th Festival of Suffolk Poetry. Terry Waite CBE talked to Lord Phillips of Sudbury about his life and new book of poetry.

  • 3rd Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    3rd Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    Dean Parkin with Maurice Horhut on Piano and Myra Schneider headlined the 3rd Festival of Suffolk Poetry on 28 May 2016.

  • 2nd Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    2nd Festival of Suffolk Poetry

    Michael Laskey and Angela Locke were the headline guest poets at the 2nd Festival of Suffolk Poetry on 30 May 2015.