Events list


Torriano Poetry readings 2022 

Sundays 7.30pm. £6/£5 according to pocket, cash on door. Poets from the floor welcome.

Sunday 4th September – Peter Phillips, Dinah Livingstone, Dan Kennedy

Sunday 11th September – Poets for Peace, hosted by Dan Kennedy

Sunday 18th Sept – Laura Scott, Declan Ryan introduced by Lisa Kelly

Sunday September 25th – Donald Gardner and Jehane Markham

Sunday October 2nd – Brian Docherty and Bruce Barnes

Sunday October 9th – Helen Sheppard introduced by Pauline Sewards 

Sunday October 16thAnthony Fisher and Valerie Darville reading from Green Woman and Goddess

Sunday October 23rd – Caroline Maldonado and Adriana Díaz Enciso

Saturday October 29th, 5pm – launch of ‘My Life You See‘, selected poems by Martina Thomson published by Hearing Eye 

Sunday October 30th – Julian Bishop introduces  Vanessa Lampert, Julian Bishop, Heather Moulson, Charlotte Baldwin, Sarah Perillo from the South Kensington Stanza Group

Sunday November 6th – Claire Booker and Paul McGrane intro by Pauline Sewards

November 13th – Rosemary Norman

November 20th –  Anne Rouse – (new book Ox-eye, Bloodaxe)

November 27th  Claire Collison and Pete Godfrey introduced by Fiona Moore

December 4th – Wendy Young intro by Pauline Sewards 

Wednesday December 7th – Kate Noakes and Lisa Pasold

Saturday 10th December Joanna Nissel and others

December 11th Kathleen McPhilemy (new book, Back Country from Littoral Press) and Jane Duran

Every Sunday at 6.30pm Joan Michelson is hosting an online Poetry in Cyberspace. All welcome to read or listen. Free.
Bring poems to read or just listen. Join us there:
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 394 099 1487
Passcode: 8dFNdWq



Unity Folk Club. Helping to keep left wing folk singing alive.
Last Mondays of the month. Doors open 7.30 for 7.45 start. £4
Monday 31st October. £4.



CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS Saturday 3 December, 8pm. (doors open 3.30pm) Free. Where are the acrobats? or ‘Marriage’ not according to Gogol 75A2C5CB-2B92-47C8-847F-3A69BF74394E

Torriano Teas

SUSPENDED UNTIL JANUARY – the hosts are away. Every Wednesday 3 -5pm. Hosted by Agnes Hay, Dan Kennedy and Penny Dimond. Drop by for conversation, poetry, music, tea.



October: Agnes Hay
November: Oisin Cassidy Kennedy


Working Group Meetings

15th September 2pm10th October 3pm14th November 3pm12th December 3pm.
Torriano Meeting House is managed and run by volunteers. Come along if you would like to be part of the Torriano Working Group and come to meetings, receive minutes and get involved with running Torriano Meeting House.

13 thoughts on “Events list

  1. […] Torriano Meeting House, 99 Torriano Avenue, Kentish Town, London NW5 2RX […]


  2. […] Bruce Carson, Catharine Scholnick, Jenni Christian, Chris Burroughes and Jack Wilkes perform at Torriano Poets (7.30pm, £5 / […]


  3. […] Stasiak and Christopher Williams are at Torriano Poets, introduced by Lisa Kelly (7.30pm, £5 / […]


  4. […] Burgess, Anita Pati, Richard Scott and Fran Lock are the performers at Torriano Poets (7.30pm, £5 / […]


  5. Lantern Carrier says:

    Would like to read Poetry tomorrow night. Any space for Open mic?


  6. Leah Fritz says:

    On 19 March, Nancy Mattson, Frances White, Jane Duran and I will be reading our poetry at the Torriano Meeting House, the usual time. Hope you can come.


  7. Leah Fritz says:

    I guess I like to talk!


  8. john_sewell says:



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