(The Fylde Arts Poetry Group)

The Poetry Group meets in the Ribble Room of the Assembly Rooms, Dicconson Terrace, LYTHAM, FY8 5JY on the third Wednesday of the months October to December and February to April.


The meetings  start at 2:00pm.


There is usually a guest poet who reads their own poetry after which members are invited to read from their own poetry related to a theme.


In addition Fylde Arts runs a biennial poetry competition open to Fylde residents.

Admission to meetings is £5 (Fylde Arts Members £4) which includes refreshments (tea/coffee and biscuits).

Meetings for 2021-2022 are:-



  • Wed 17 November     Steve Morgan will be reading from his latest ‘Killer thriller’.

    • Member’s theme ‘Raising a glass to the camera’steve 


  • Wed 15 December     David Neal’s Christmas.

    • Member’s theme ‘A poem for Christmas’



  •  Wed 16 February  (A change from previously published programme. Christine McCherry will read from her prize-winning poems.

    • Member’s Theme ‘Earth Song’.


  • Wed 16 March Jacky Ramage will present her own and favourite poems.

    • Member’s theme ‘An audience of birds’.


  • Wed 20 April  Jennie Edwards and John Comber will read poems and writings from over the centuries and across continents.

    • Theme for members ‘Uneasy Summerland’.


For further information on poetry activities please contact:-