Winter Warmers – Steve Pottinger poet for The Midlands

Winter Warmers – Steve Pottinger poet for The Midlands

Steve Pottinger is our poet for The Midlands. He is a poet, author, and workshop facilitator, and a founding member of Wolverhampton arts collective Poets, Prattlers, and Pandemonialists. “I love the variety of pubs. The fact there’s a pub for a quiet afternoon...
Arji Manuelpillai  – Allhallows a Poetry Residency

Arji Manuelpillai – Allhallows a Poetry Residency

Part of INN CROWD’s Lockdown residencies.  This residency paired poet and performer Arji Manuelpillai with the community of Allhallows in Kent.  Arji interviewed 15 residents by phone and played a vibrant role in the the community Facebook pages of Allhallows in...
A Very Important Party

A Very Important Party

As part of INN CROWD’s Lockdown Residencies The Shoulder of Mutton, Strumpshaw partnered with author Mary Hargreaves.  She wrote A Very Important Party as a fictional account of village life. Publican Bob bought the story to life each week with Facebook Live...
Nick Makoha on The Dominic King Show BBC Radio Kent

Nick Makoha on The Dominic King Show BBC Radio Kent

If you missed Nick Makoha our South East Winter Warmers poet on The Dominic King Show we recommend listening. Nick spoke in depth about his early childhood in Uganda, growing up bilingual and poetry becoming his ‘language’. ” If you are human then...