DATE: Saturday 1 October VENUE: Blake’s Level 7 TIME: 5pm TICKETS: £5

Following regional heats that include the Fermanagh Slam on Saturday 3rd September, the ALL ULSTER POETRY SLAM FINAL will be held in Blakes of the Hollow in Enniskillen. Performance poet and comedian Frank Rafferty will host this wicked word fantastic event when a winner and runner up will be elected to take part in the All Ireland Poetry Slam Championship in Limerick.  Fermanagh has a strong track in producing Slam champions for Stephen Murphy and Rory Jones (see pics) were winners in Enniskillen en route to their respective All Ireland victories.

For further details on entry to the Fermanagh Heat, Slam Rules and Regulations, contact:

Frank on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

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