Archives: November 2018

Celebrating suffragettes

In July I was honoured to take part in an event marking 100 years since (some) women were given the right to vote in the UK. Thank you to Lynne Cheong, Equality Officer at Bolsover District Council for organising the event, which celebrated all who strive for equality, and commemorated in particular Josephine Foote Hitch, a

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Poems to Lift the Spirits. 22 Nov. Ripley Library

Looking forward to visiting Ripley Library, Derbyshire, 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd November. As autumn draws in, and the world has no shortage of challenges to deplete us, I’ll be inviting the audience to reflect on what nourishes us in times of trouble, and reading a selection of poems to support this. Not to deny or

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