Readings & events


30 June 2017 – reading with Hastings Stanza poets at The Bookkeeper, Kings Road, St Leonards on Sea

5 April 2018 – reading at Needlewriters, Lewes

Past readings 

2 April 2017 – reading at the launch of ‘Best New British & Irish Poets 2017’ (Eyewear)

29 November 2016 – reading at The Troubadour, London

5 October 2016 – reading at the launch of Jess Mookherjee’s The Swell (Telltale Press) at the Pitcher and Piano, Tunbridge Wells

29 July – reading at the St Anne’s Festival, Lewes

9 July – reading at St Leonard’s Festival event with members of Hastings Stanza

8 July – reading at The Writers’ Place, Jew Street, Brighton, for New Writing South

29 June – reading at the launch of Abegail Morley’s The Skin Diary (Nine Arches Press) at the Pitcher and Piano, Tunbridge Wells

20 April – reading at Poetry at the Underground Theatre Cafe, Eastbourne, event includes open mic

13 April – reading at Telltale Press & Friends, The Lewes Arms, Lewes with Abegail Morley, Sarah Barnsley and Rebecca White

23 March – reading at Word on Wednesday with members  of the Needlewriters collective – Jeremy Page, Janet Sutherland & Clare Best, at the Nineveh Art Gallery in Havant

7 March 2016 – reading a poem at Coffee House Poetry at The Troubadour, ‘Sea’ themed night

Video of Robin reading her 2012 poem ‘Ellipsis’:


23 November – reading for the Brighton Stanza at Stanza Bonanza with Kent & Sussex, Poetry Cafe, London

29 October  – reading at Words & Ears, Bradford-on-Avon

16 October – reading at Albion Beatnik Bookstore, Oxford, at the launch of Martin Malone‘s new collection Cur

14 October – reading at launch of South 52, Cluny Hall, Lewes

22 June – reading at Camberwell Arts Festival, with Richard Skinner, Roy Marshall and Josephine Corcoran

18 June – reading at Telltale Poets & Friends, Poetry Cafe, London

14 June – reading at St Anne’s, Lewes, with Ann Segrave, Jeremy Page and Mandy Pannett

20 May – reading at the launch of Brittle Star issue 36, Barbican Library, London

3 May  – reading alongside Patricia McCarthy & Jill Munro at Mayfield Fringe Festival

30 April – reading alongside Andreea Stan at Pighog/Red Hen Poetry Night, Brighton

25 April – on the expert panel at New Writing South Publishing Industry Day, Brighton

22 April – Poetry in the House, reading at Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, London. Hosted by Shanta Acharya

15 April – Telltale Poets & Friends (hosting), The Lewes Arms, Lewes

26 March – reading at the Needlewriters Anthology launch, Lewes

9 March – reading at Troubadour themed night Big Yellow Taxi!

22 January 2015 – Needlewriters, Lewes – reading alongside Kerry Evans and Bethan Roberts

7 January 2015 – Telltale Poets & Friends, Poetry Cafe, London – reading alongside Catherine Smith, Rhona McAdam, Siegfried Baber & Peter Kenny


8 December 2014 – Brighton Stanza Seasonal event, reading

26 November 2014 – Reading at the Poetry Society Annual General Meeting, Keats House, London, alongside Daljit Nagra and Susannah Fitzpatrick

1 October 2014 – London, Poetry Cafe, Telltale Press public launch

24 September 2014 – Lewes, Telltale Press private launch event

17 September 2014 – Lewes, Telltale Press private launch event

25 June, Stanza Bonanza (poets from Brighton and Palmers Green) at the Poetry Cafe, London – reading and sharing the MC

5 June 2014, Special poetry evening in memory of Jo Grigg, Brighton

2 June 2014, Lamb Festival, All Saints Church, Edmonton

6 March 2014 – Albion Beatnik Bookstore, Oxford – launch of The Interpreter’s House 55


28 November 2013 – Tunbridge Wells Library, reading with Abegail Morley & friends

8 August 2013 – Bluegate Poets, Swindon

17 January 2013 – Ten Voice Stanza, Brighton

2009 and 2012 – Pecha Kucha Nights, Brighton:  poetry inspired by and performed to photographs by Simon Dale