Thursday 21st June at 7.30 pm  St. Mary's Church, Thirsk

4 Poets Laureate with John Sampson, Musician and Actor, in a lively Entertainment


Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, with Imtiaz Dharker  (Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry),

 Gillian Clarke, former National Poet for Wales, Scottish Poet Jackie Kay and

MC, John Sampson, musician and actor, are  crossing the country from Penarth to Dunoon

to perform  in nine towns. Tonight they will be joined by popular Thirsk poet Kate Fox.

Guests  will receive a copy of a specially  created collection of poems entitled  

Off The Shelf – A Celebration of Bookshops in Verse, published by Picador   


Ticket £20 (including Reception and Book worth £8.99) 

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