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The T S Eliot Prize Readings

8 January 2018

We don't often cover a specific event, but if you like poetry and are in reach of London this weekend, don't miss a wonderful evening of poetry. Get your tickets for the fabulous T S Eliot Prize Shortlist Readings, to be hosted by Ian McMillan, with all ten shortlisted poets expected to read: Tara Bergin, Caroline Bird, Douglas Dunn, Leontia Flynn, Roddy Lumsden, Michael Symmons Roberts, Robert Minhinnick, James Sheard, Jacqueline Saphra and Ocean Vuong at the Southbank's Royal Festival Hall at 7pm on Sunday 14 January.

This is the 25th anniversary of the T S Eliot Prize and the winner's prize money has been increased to £25,000 to mark the occasion. New reviews by John Field and 40 new high quality videos of the poets reading their work and talking about it have been added to the T. S. Eliot Prize website.

Tickets at or phone 020 3879 9555.