This year’s Isle of Ely Arts Festival kicks off with their Launch Event: An Evening with Wendy Cope OBE and Jeremy Sallis on Friday 14 June. St Peter’s Church, Ely,
An evening with award-winning, internationally renowned poet Wendy Cope OBE, who recently came to live in Ely. The evening will include poetry readings from Wendy, followed by a conversation between Jeremy and Wendy about her journey from Primary School teacher to becoming one of the UK’s favourite poets, who has remarkable talents for parody and word play. Jeremy Sallis, the popular presenter from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire, is a natural interviewer and has presented most of its programmes. Tickets: available in advance from www.visitely.org.uk /01353 662062 / firstname.lastname@example.org tickets will be available on the door if available.