The 2019 Ted Hughes Poetry Festival


This September will see the return of the Ted Hughes Poetry Festival to Mexborough, South Yorkshire - a place with deep Hughesian roots… The Festival runs from 11th to 14th September and will include readings and workshops featuring poets as diverse as Andrew McMillan, Raymond Antrobus (winner of the 2019 Ted Hughes Award) and Society-member Yvonne Reddick.

For more information on this year’s programme and to book tickets to events, check out the festival’s website.

The brochure for the festival, with full listings can be downloaded here.