Sue Leigh Poetry



Thursday 21st April 2022, 5.30pm–7.30pm


Poetry Reading

Museum of English Rural Life, 6 Redlands Road, Reading  RG1 5EX










May 2020: Sue’s book, Chosen Hill, is now available as a PDF edition from Two Rivers Press at


Sue’s poem ‘one day I will stand’ won a prize in the Barnet Open Poetry Competition, 2019.


She was also one of the winners of the Shore to Shore poetry competition, 2016.


Sue was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize, 2015.


Sue Leigh was the winner of the BBC Radio 3 Proms poetry competition, 2014, with her poem

‘The Ebb of Winter’.

BBC SOUNDS LISTEN HERE (the poem is read at 13:15 into the programme)