The North – 41


“I am bound to tell The North, go on! go on! Never falter, never abandon the principles which you have adopted.” — Gerda Lerner, 1998

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Poems by:  Maura Dooley, Amanda Dalton, Beverley Bie Brahic, Andy Sanderson, Jonathan Davidson, Julia Deakin, Bernard O’Donaghue, Stephen Payne, Simon Currie, Alan Dixon, Jan Whalen, John Mole, Arthur Gardner, Phil Connolly, Anthony Wilson, Ian McMillan, Mazen Makkouk, Howard Wright, Dennis Casling, Peter Lane, Myra Schneider, Paul Mills, Meg Peacocke, Sue Moules, Chris Preddle, Allison McVety, Catherine Smith, and Michael McCarthy.


‘Three Takes on Ted Hughes’:  Neil Roberts, Glyn Hughes, and Lesley Jeffries.

‘The Collection’: Andrew Stibbs

Three Short Plays: Mark Halliday & Martin Stannard

A Day in the Life of… Martin Stannard

Poets I Go Back To:  Janet Fisher

John Killick, Bookshelf

Blind Criticism: John McAuliffe and John Lucas on ‘July Evening’, Norman McCaig

Book & Pamphlet competition results



Fred Johnston on Paul Muldoon, Simon Armitage and Durs Grünbein

John Killick on Alan Brownjohn and Donald Justice

Sally Baker on Helen Dunmore, Mimi Khalvati on John McAuliffe, Tim Cunningham, Jennifer Copley and Elizabeth Burns

Carole Bromley on Cynthia Fuller, Robert Seatter, Cherry Smyth and Mike Barlow

Ian Pople on T F Griffin, Tariq Latif and Chris Woods

Pam Thompson on Joan ‘Binta’ Breeze, Annie Freud, Suzanne Batty, Marita Over, Charles Bennet, James Caruth and Steven Waling

Steven Waling on John Ash, Paul Violi, Tiffany Atkinson, Tupa Synder and David Kennedy