We are delighted to announce that Roy Marshall‘s The Sun Bathers has been shortlisted for the 2015 Michael Murphy Memorial Award.

Date: Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Time: 6pm

Venue: Blackwells Bookshop, Nottingham Trent University, Chaucer Building, Goldsmith St, NG1 5LT

John Lucas will be reading with Matt Welton. For further details consult the Nottingham Poetry Festival Programme.

Date: Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Time: 6.30pm

Venue: Library Building, University of Lincoln, Brayford Wharf East, Lincoln LN6 7TS

Rob Etty will be launching his new collection, Passing the Story Down the Line. He will be joined by Malcolm Carson, author of three collections from Shoestring Press. Tel 01522 886222

Date: Sunday, 30 April 2017

Time: 4.00pm

Venue: The Bluebell, 10 Woodgate, Helpston, Peterborough PE6 7ED

Stuart Henson will be reading from Feast of Fools, accompanied by the folk duo Sheepish Grin. The event is part of the Deepings Literary Festival.

Date: Thursday, 11 May 2017

Time: 7pm

Venue: Five Leaves Bookshop, 14a Long Row, Nottingham, NG1 2DH

FREE entry

Launch of two new Shoestring Press collections: Neil Fulwood’s No Avoiding It and Rennie Parker‘s The Complete Electric Artisan.