Kathy Pimlott

News and events


  • Official launch of Elastic Glue on 10th May at the Seven Dials Club, Earlham Street, London, with Jeffrey Sugarman (Dear Friends) and Lenni Sanders (Poacher).

  • Awarded Second Prize, Editors' Prize, Magma Poetry Competition. Prize-winners Reading at Exmouth Market Centre, 21st March, 7pm

  • Reading at The Jerwood Centre at the Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere, with fellow 2017/18 alumni of the Poetry Business Writing School: David Hale, Ramona Herdman, Keith Hutson, Hannah Lowe, Marie Naughton, Mathew Paul, Stephen Payne, Emma Simon, David Underdown, Tom Weir and Rod Whitworth. 

February: Publication of Elastic Glue.



  • Two poems in Grey Hen Press's new anthology of poems about vegetables, Vaster then Empires.
  • Reading at London launch of Second Place Rosetteanthology from Emma Press
  • London Launch of Songs for the Unsung anthology from Grey Hen Press.



  • Magma reading at Torriano Meeting House, London, with Katy Evans Bush, Fiona Moore and  Nick Garrard. 




  • Reading at launch of Fenland Reed magazine, at the Babylon Arts Gallery, Ely.



December: Poem in Songs for the Unsung anthology (Grey Hen Press),  edited by Joy Howard. October:New poem in One for the Road  anthology (Smith Doorstop Books), edited by Helen Mort and Stuart Maconie. September: Three pamphlet reviews in The North, Issue 58. August: New poem inThe Morning Star. July: Reading two new poems (Commended and Selected) at the Ver Poets Open Competition Prize Giving , St Albans. June: Two new poems inPoem, Women on Brexit edited by Fiona Sampson, Mona Arshi and Aisha K. Gill. May : Reading at the Jazz and Words Series hosted by Nicki Heinen at the Vortex Club in Dalston, with Ben Rogers, Iris Colomb and Lisa Fannen and the Clara Green Quartet; awarded place on the Ledbury Poetry Festival Artists' Development Voice Workshop. February: Blind Reading feature in The NorthIssue 57; two new poems on And Other Poems