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Welcome to Ver Poets. We are a St Albans based poetry society with a national and international membership. Please explore our website to find out about our programme of poetry events, poetry competitions and benefits of membership. Also visit our Facebook Page. Venue for monthly meetings, see below.

See the competitions page for the results of the year’s Ver Poets Open Competition. Entries are now invited for the 2014 Competition.

Forthcoming events:

Friday, May 16th at 8 pm

Poetry Writing Workshop

Rebecca Hubbard will lead this writing
workshop on Gardens. Bring paper and pen.
Rebeccas’s first collection, of prose poems on
gardens, will be printed by Cinnamon Press in

Venue for monthly meetings:  St Michael’s Church Parish Centre, St Albans unless we indicate otherwise (opposite the Verulamium Museum – plenty of free parking available). Usually on the 3rd Friday of the month at 8 pm.

All Welcome

Unguarded Gold

Please contact us to find out how to obtain our anthology published in memory of our founder, May Ivimy Badman and featuring poems by Ver poets and friends of the society. Price £7.50

Includes poems by John Mole, Carole Satyamurti, Alan Brownjohn, Katherine Gallagher, Roger Garfitt, Lotte Kramer and many more published and unpublished poets.