Do you love Verve Poetry Festival?

Do you want to get your hands on festival & workshop tickets before anyone else?

Do you want a shiny new pin badge??

If you answered yes to any of the above then it sounds like we should be friends!

Get ready for Verve’s new friendship scheme!!

Verve Friends is how you as an audience member, festival goer, poet can support the festival’s longevity. It’s a great way to show your support and get great perks in return!

Early access to the ticket booking page will ensure that you get on of those coveted workshop tickets before they go flying out the door! Or great for poets with a special discounts for entering poems to our competition – more details coming VERY soon!! A shiny, limited-edition, Verve enamel pin that will make all your friends green with envy.

Maybe it’s the perfect gift to get for your friend who won’t stop talking in iambic pentameter or for the old-age-poet in your life, there’s something for everyone!

Click the link below to find out more about the different levels of membership, with special rates for Under-25s and Over-60s!!

and if you do sign up to be a friend then


Become a friend today!