Open Mic at the Capel 2017
Poetry open mic at the Capel meet on the first Monday of each month at Capel Hotel, Bargoed, CF81 8LW
6 February – South Wales performance poet Pete Akinwunmi.
6 March – Bob Walton, Claire Williamson, Paul Deaton, and Lizzie Parker (The Spoke Bristol).
3 April – Costa prize winner poet Jonathan Edwards.
1 May – Animal conservationist Rhymney born Ann Harris sharing the mic with memory lane poet Verena Harris.
5 June – American poet and fiction writer David Lloyd.
3 July – Merseyside poet David Costello and Scottish poet Sheila Templeton.
7 August – Published poet Julie Ann Pritchard.
4 September – Children’s author Deborah Price and Bargoed born poet Ceri Creffield.
2 October – Radical Red poet Ralph McPhlugg aka Leighton.
6 November – Cardiff born poet Bob Walton.
A raffle is held at each event to cover artist fees and expenses.