The festival has featured a wide range of poets to read, perform, and talk about their work, to run poetry writing workshops, and/or to compete in our popular poetry slam. They include the following:

David Black
Ross Cogan
John Cooper-Clark
Jennie Farley
Angela France
Robin Gilbert
John Hegley
Stu Maconie
Nigel Mcloughlin
Anna Saunders
Christine Whittemore
Peter Wyton