Brum Radio Poets

Join Rick Sanders every second Sunday at 11am for the best in local poetry. With Rick this month:

Leon Priestnall
A poet based in Birmingham who has headlined at The Door in the Birmingham Rep and performed on BBC Radio. Currently, he is working on my longer concept piece ‘we’re all anarchists, now’

Dwane Reads
A Derby-based Poet who has performed throughout the UK. His poetry won the 2017 Derby poetry festival Competition. Appearing at Edinburgh fringe during Aug 2019 with DIY Poets Nottingham

Scarlett Ward
A 26 year old Wiccan poet whose work tackles issues such as mental health, recovery from trauma, and the sense of identity in relation to language. Her debut collection ‘ache’ will be released with Verve Poetry Press June 28th and is currently available to preorder.