Events, Recent & Forthcoming
2021 events & broadcasts
Sat, July 3, Simon Armitage’s Wilderness Tracks live at Timber Festival, National Forest, Feanedock, DE12 6DQ. Tickets on sale.
Sat July 3, 7.15pm – BBC Radio 4, new weekly series of The Poet Laureate has Gone to his Shed in which the Poet Laureate Simon Armitage talks to guests about life, language and music in his shed.
Tues, July 20, 11.00am or 3.00pm, Simon Armitage reads live for Ryedale Festival, Milton Rooms, Market Place, Malton, North Yorks. YO17 7LX Tickets on sale
Sun, Aug 1, LYR live at Underneath the Stars, Cinderhill Farm, Cawthorne near Barnsley. Tickets on sale
Mon, Aug 2, 7.30pm, Jackie Kay presents: Poetry, Music, Cheese and Wine; Simon Armitage & LYR, Ask Tent at Homeground, Manchester M15 4FN Tickets on sale
Mon, Aug 16, 8.00pm, Simon Armitage reads live at FEVA, Holy Trinity Church, Knaresborough. North Yorks, HG5 8BQ Tickets on sale
Sat, Oct 9, 7.30pm, Simon Armitage reads live at Ripon Poetry Festival, Ripon Grammar School, HG4 2DG Tickets on sale
Date tba – Simon Armitage reads live at Cheltenham Literature Festival, early names announced
Fri, Oct 15, 7.30pm, Simon Armitage reads live for Richmond Walking & Book Festival, Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond DL10 4DW, Tickets on sale via the theatre.
Thurs, Oct 21, 7.30pm, LYR live in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, The Cluny & The Cluny 2, NE1 2PQ Tickets on sale.
Fri, Oct 22, 7.30pm, LYR live in Manchester, Gullivers, M4 1LW Tickets on sale
Sat, Oct 23, 8.30pm, LYR live in Glasgow, King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, G2 5RL Tickets on sale
Mon, Oct 25, 7.00pm LYR live in Leeds, Howard Assembly Room. SOLD OUT
Tues, Oct 26, 8.00pm, LYR live in Bristol, Louisiana, BS1 6UA Tickets on sale
Wed, Oct 27, 7.30pm, LYR live in London, Omeara, 6 O’Meara Street London SE1 1TE Tickets on sale
Thurs, Oct 28, 8.00pm, LYR live in Norwich, Norwich Arts Centre Tickets on sale