Pennine Poets' Collection

Scope and Content

The collection includes the Pennine Poets' Group's journal 'Pennine Platform' no.1, 1979-no.86, 2019, and other publications by members of the Group such as Pauline Kirk and Ian Emberson. The publications include 'Eleven Wonders' by Julia Deakin, 'Tear Up the Lace' by Adam Strickson, 'Crooked Smoke' by Nicholas Bielby, 'Write Me a Few of Your Lines' by Chris Hardy.

The collection also encompasses the papers of Pauline Kirk, including material relating to Fighting Cock Press; papers of Jean Barker.

Also includes 'Walking Through' by Chris Bridge, 'About Painters and Paintings' by Nicholas Bielby and 'Bay of Ghosts' by Rob Hawley.

New editions of "Pennine Platform" published from 2010 onwards have been added to MS 1915/1.

Access Information

This collection is subject to various access conditions. Please see individual catalogue descriptions for further details on access.

Material in this collection is in copyright. Photocopies or digital images can only be supplied by the Library for research or private study within the terms of copyright legislation. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain the copyright holder's permission to reproduce for any other purpose. Guidance is available on tracing copyright status and ownership.