I juggle several roles, all connected to my writing interests. The News section gives an indication of the variety of my connections and contributions and I hope that you find these posts and views interesting.


On a lighter note, 19th to 28th February 2021 sees the online Kendal Poetry Festival. Full programme here As part of this I’m reading with Brewery Poets Afternoon Tea – alongside poetry friends Mark Carson, Caroline Gillfillan, Kerry Derbishire,…

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Save the Heart of Kendal

For over two years I’ve been part of Save the Heart of Kendal lobbying and fighting for environmental justice for the town’s riparian ecosystems. Over 550 mature riverside trees are being cut down to make…

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