Swan Café Poets, (previously Pinky’s), White Swan, 4 London Road, Halesworth IP19 8LH Normally on the third Friday of every other month beginning in January of each year. Starts 7:00pm prompt. £2.00. Contact: Mike Bannister 01986 872981 halesworthswans@gmail.com

Poetry Aloud, the Risbygate Sports Club, Westley Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3RR. £2.00. Meetings 19:30, last Tuesday of each month (except December) Contact Colin Whyles web.poetryaloud@gmail.com 01787 374516.

Sudbury Café Poets, 46 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury CO10 2EU Meeting second Wednesday of each month 7:30pm . £3.50 Contact: Gillian Phillips 01787 377802 e-mail: derek.phillips1@btinternet.com or Jill Dawson 01787 379940

This local group meets at Bungay Library, Wharton Street, Bungay, NR35 1EL on the last Monday of every month (except August and December) at 7.30pm. We share and discuss mainly but not exclusively post-1900 published poets. We also have a chance to hear feedback on each other’s work in aContinue Reading

Arlington’s Poetry Café, Ipswich meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. £2.00 Contribution towards future guest speakers.   Contact:  Fred Ellis, PoetryAnglia, 07946 529197

New Words:Fresh Voices happens at the Seagull Theatre, Moreton Road, Pakefield, Lowestoft, NR33 0JH at 7.30pm on a bi-monthly basis. Entry is £4 and includes a drink for performers. Original poetry, music and songs in a convivial atmosphere.   If you would like to take part please contact Ian FostenContinue Reading

Felixstowe Café Poets – 7.30pm, 3rd Thursday of every month A space where a love of poetry in all its guises can flourish The Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe will be completely closed for a few days from 17th January, so on Thursday 17th January, Felixstowe Café Poets will be meeting insteadContinue Reading

Our gathering includes – Lovers of poetry, writers of poetry, published or unpublished. All welcome. Bring poems you would like to read and share with the group or listen and enjoy the poetry.   First Wednesdays of the month 7.30-9pmFreeSouthwold Library North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT01502 722519 for further informationContinue Reading

For everyone who likes to write or read poetry.   Meetings from 10.30am to 12 noon on the first Monday of every month except January.(Check alternative arrangements for May meetings) Venue:  Brandon Library, The Brandon Centre, Bury Road, Brandon,  IP27 0BU Tel: 01842 773390.  Large free car park in frontContinue Reading