Stanza News: Devon

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Exeter (ExC¡te Poetry)
Contact: Rachel McCarthy 07854 598 552 or contact @ or

Exeter Stanza LaunchExC¡te Poetry Launch: L to R Alisdair Paterson, Rachel McCarthy, Tony Frazer

ExC¡te Poetry is the Poetry Society Stanza for East Devon.

ExCite Poetry is gearing up for the 5th Exeter Poetry Festival in October 2014. Following on from sold-out readings by Carol Ann Duffy, Sean O'Brien and Jo Shapcott and the start of a vibrant and animated lecture series last year, Exeter Poetry Festival 2014 is not to be missed. To follow our plans join as a follower at:

Plymouth Waterfront Writers 
Contact: Joan Stansbury (01548 821329 or j0an @ or website:

Plymouth's Waterfront Writers meet in University term time at 1pm every Friday to read both prose and verse. For further information explore. In addition, Stanza members hold occasional afternoon poetry readings and discussions.

May 2014 update: Plymouth now has a monthly evening open-mic session as well as weekly daytime meetings. Contact via the website.