Beehive Poets Calendar


Guest Readers and Programme

Monday 28th. May

Bank Holiday,   No Meeting

Monday 4th. June

Read Around  ……….Bring some poems and share them with the group in an inclusive and friendly atmosphere. Arrive at 8.00 pm. for an 8.30 pm. start. Enjoy good conversation, real ale, gas lights and candles.

Monday 11th. June

Guest Readers

Kim Moore

Nick Toczec


Kim Moore was born in 1981 and lives and works in Cumbria.

Her first full length collection The Art of Falling was published by Seren in April 2015.  She won a New Writing North Award in 2014, an Eric Gregory Award in 2011 and the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize in 2012.

Her first pamphlet If We Could Speak Like Wolves was a winner in The Poetry Business Pamphlet Competition, judged by Carol Ann Duffy.  If We Could Speak Like Wolves was chosen as an Independent Book of the Year in 2012 and was shortlisted for the Michael Marks Pamphlet Award and the Lakeland Book of the Year Award

She has been guest tutor at the following:-

Residential Poetry Course, The Garsdale Retreat

and will be Guest reader at:-

Residential Poetry Course, St Ives, Cornwall
Monday 9th April – 14th April 2018
Tutors: Kim Moore and Helen Mort


Poetry Carousel
7th-10th December 2018
Tutors: Andrew McMillan, Kim Moore, Sean O’Brian, Fiona Sampson
Abbot Hall Hotel, Kents Bank, Grange-Over-Sands, Cumbria