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highgate-poets1 Highgate Poets is a group of North London poets who meet monthly to share poems, give feedback and socialise. The group was founded in 1977 and has published an anthology of member poems every other year since then. Our newest anthology, Naming The Clouds was published April 2017.

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Jonathan Totman joint winner of IOTA SHOT Pamphlet Award

Member Jonathan Totman has jointly won the 2018 IOTA SHOT Pamphlet Award. His debut pamphlet, Explosives Licence, will be published by Templar Poetry in the coming months, with a launch on June 3rd at Keats House in Hampstead. The title poem will also appear in the anthology Best New British and Irish Poets 2018 (Eyewear Publishing). Jonathan is giving a reading at Needlewriters in Lewes, East Sussex, next month.

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  3. Vicky Olliver shortlisted in Tongues & Grooves Prose Poem Competition Comments Off on Vicky Olliver shortlisted in Tongues & Grooves Prose Poem Competition
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  5. Julian Bishop shortlisted for Bridport Prize Comments Off on Julian Bishop shortlisted for Bridport Prize
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  7. Paul Stephenson Wins Paper Swans Press Pamphlet Competition Comments Off on Paul Stephenson Wins Paper Swans Press Pamphlet Competition
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