Tag Archives: Poetry and Prose

Arts Sunday to return to St Peter Port in Summer 2012

The Guernsey Arts Commission is set for another busy year in 2012 and one of the highlights will be the second Arts Sunday on St Peter Port Seafront on Sunday 17th June. In 2011 Arts Sunday showcased a range of … Continue reading

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Poets gathered for National Poetry Day

Thursday 6th October was National Poetry Day and to mark the occasion we joined forces with the Guille-Allès Library to present a special open evening giving local poetry enthusiasts a chance to share their favourite works. Guernsey Arts Commission Film, … Continue reading

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New Island Ink on sale now

The ninth issue of Island Ink, a locally produced magazine for Guernsey writers and artists supported by the Guernsey Arts Commission, is on sale now. This issue contains a myriad of poetry and thought provoking short stories by Guernsey writers and … Continue reading

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Share your favourite poems on National Poetry Day

Thursday 6th October is National Poetry Day and to mark the occasion our Film, Poetry & Prose Sub-Committee have teamed up with the Guille-Alles Library to give you the chance to explore your favourite poems, and maybe find some new … Continue reading

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Rendez-Vous In Guernsey links local and French artists

This October the Guernsey Arts Commission is supporting a special event at the Princess Royal Centre for the Performing Arts and Jimmy’s Cafe at St James designed to develop and celebrate the artistic links between Guernsey and France. With much … Continue reading

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Local writers given the chance to work with prize winning poet

The Guernsey Arts Commission is giving local writers the chance to work with and learn from prize winning poet and writer Candy Neubert when she visits Guernsey later this month. Download the timetable of events for the weekend. The three … Continue reading

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Arts Sunday brought the Arts to Town

The first ever Arts Sunday took place on 14th August 2011 on the seafront in St Peter Port. Around 2,000 people headed down to take in the sights and sounds and get a taste of what Guernsey has to offer … Continue reading

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Arts Sunday comes to town

Sunday 14th of August will see the Guernsey Arts Commission celebrating the arts that Guernsey has to offer on the St Peter Port seafront with Arts Sunday. The free event, which runs from 11:45 until 4, will feature performances from … Continue reading

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A day of arts is coming to St Peter Port

Following on from the success of both the 2010 and 2011 Samba Sunday events the Guernsey Arts Commission’s Performing Arts and Music Sub-Committees are joining forces to present a day spanning all the arts, on the St Peter Port Seafront … Continue reading

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Adam’s Literary Festival Blog – 8: Competition Announcement

All that remains is to announce the winner of our 100 character writing competition. Thanks to everyone who entered, we received some fantastic entries, though all in the under 13s category. Older writers need to pull their fingers out. We … Continue reading

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