Brilliant Lives (Deptford Schools Poetry Festival)

School who worked with resident poets Leah Thorn and Anthony Wilson to produce and finally perform their poetry alongside well known poets.

The morning performance showcase was at the Albany with the Grinling Gibbons Primary School and guest poets Mike Rosen, Jean ‘Binta’ Breeze and Anthony Wilson.

The afternoon performance showcase was with Haberdashers Askes Girls’ School with guest poets John Agard, Ann Ziety and Leah Thorn.

There was also a pre-school storytelling and poetry sessions at Wavelengths Library with Bridgit Bard in the morning session and Jane Grell in the afternoon.