Journeying – Songs and Poems of Travel – Suffolk Poetry Society with Alan Loader. IAA Town Concert.

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Date(s) - 09/06/2022
1:00 pm

Museum Street Methodist Church



Town Lectures & Concerts 2022

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Concert – 9th June
Journeying – Songs and Poems of Travel
Suffolk Poetry Society with Alan Loader.

Suffolk Poetry Society celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2022. The charity is dedicated to promoting the art of poetry and welcomes collaboration with other art forms. It runs the annual Festival of Suffolk Poetry, Crabbe Memorial Poetry Competition, workshops and readings and publishes a bi-annual magazine. See
Today, SPS members perform poems themed on journeying, with songs performed by Alan Loader, including a selection from Vaughan Williams’s Songs of Travel (words by Robert Louis Stevenson).

Museum St. Methodist Church, (entrance in Black Horse Lane), Ipswich IP1 2EF
1.00pm – 1.50pm.  Doors open 12.30pm.

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ADMISSION IS FREE with a retiring collection. Donations of at least £3.00 per person are valued to maintain the series. Refreshments, served 12.30 – 12.55 are included.

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Illustration from, Songs of Travel and Other Verses (Stevenson 1896)