Tag Archives: #Remember

TUES 2 DEC 2014 : Ashford Library Poetry Club

Ashford Library Poetry Club Come along and join a social evening where you can share your written or favourite poetry. Refreshments provided. This event is held quarterly on a Tuesday evening. Our next meeting will be on : Tuesday 2 December from 7pm – 9pm when … Continue reading

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The Bagshot Society – Poetry in the Library

Poetry in the Library Last Friday of each month in the Bagshot Village Community Library starting at 10:00am The previous meetings have been very successful, with an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Come and join us and see what it’s all … Continue reading

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“My Boy Jack” by Rudyard Kipling

“My Boy Jack” by Rudyard Kipling “Have you news of my boy Jack?” Not this tide. “When d’you think that he’ll come back?” Not with this wind blowing, and this tide. “Has any one else had word of him?” Not … Continue reading

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My Library poem – the winner! by an 11 year old from Frimley Green

Congratulations to the 11yr old winner of the Frimley Green Library poetry competition on the theme of Remember.  A poignant & fitting piece. My Library poem – the winner! Remember, remember the 11th of November, dead soldiers, poppies and bombs, I see … Continue reading

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11/11/14…Lest we forget….Poetry from World War One

Lest we forget… In War and Words Surrey Libraries commemorates the centenary of the First World War from 1914 where optimism was the order of the day to the aftermath in 1919 —————————– Poetry from World War One Click this link to see … Continue reading

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“Wet evening in April” by Patrick Kavanagh

“Wet evening in April” by Patrick Kavanagh Suggested by Susan Thompson Read the poem here. Check Surrey Libraries catalogue for titles by Patrick Kavanagh

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“The Fifth of November” – English folk verse

The Fifth of November English folk verse c1870 Remember, remember! The fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot! Guy Fawkes and his companions Did the scheme … Continue reading

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