The reading to launch SOUTH 59 will take place in Basingstoke on Wednesday May 22nd 2019, please arrive from 7pm for a 7.30pm start.

The venue is Brookvale Village Hall, Lower Brook Street, Basingstoke RG21 7RP - for Sat Nav, use RG21 7RU.

Come and celebrate the launch of SOUTH 59. Meet poets published in this issue who will read short selections of their poems. There will be an interval for refreshments and the evening will end at 10.00 pm. Charge for nonreaders £3.00. No charge for Foundation members (plus one guest) and readers.

Please note that the poets who will read are all chosen and notified beforehand.

The venue is a ten minute walk from Basingstoke Railway Station, where there is a taxi rank. There is some car parking at the venue, and parking is allowed on the street from 7pm. A pay by phone car park is available opposite.

We very much hope you'll be able to come along.

Previous readings by profiled poets can be found on the Links page.