Join poet Angus Birditt and printmaker Lilly Hedley as they take you through the British Isles evoking and celebrating the arts of rural trades and traditions in their poetry book Our Isles.

From baker, beekeeper and birdwatcher to falconer, farrier and forager, join poet Angus and printmaker Lilly as they explore the British Isles, uncovering and celebrating lost and forgotten crafts and traditions. Their collection of poetry and printmaking aims to capture and celebrate the heritage and craftsmanship of the British Isles. The book comprises of thirty poems with accompanying black and white linocut prints.

We’re delighted to welcome Angus and Lilly to Booka to help launch this timely celebration of rural life.

You can find out more about the Our Isles project here


Tickets: £6 (redeemable against a signed copy of Our Isles). Includes a glass of wine / soft drink on arrival. Tickets available from the bookshop or purchase online (with booking fee)