Ledbury Poetry Memberships

Friends’ contributions are an important source of fundraising and play a vital role in continuing the development and success of Ledbury Poetry. By becoming a Friend your support helps us to:

  • Promote high quality poetry that is accessible and relevant to a growing live and digital audience;
  • Deliver engagement activities for children, young people and a wide range of communities;
  • Nurture the careers of professional poets and critics.

Ledbury Poetry is a registered Charity (no. 1059465).  Membership is a charitable donation that supports the future of Ledbury Poetry.

Thank you for becoming a Friend.

Become a Friend £30 single / £50 double

  • Invite to Festival launch event and Christmas social
  • Bi-annual Friends e-newsletter
  • Priority booking for Festival sales
  • Half-price ticket for the Friends sponsored Festival event

Become a Life Friend £500 (one time fee)

  • Single membership benefits as above for life
  • Named thanks online

Become a Champion £1,000 (one time fee)

  • All Single membership benefits for life, after one year your membership reverts to Life Membership
  • Named thanks online and in Festival Programme for that year (please join by 18th April to be included in this year’s programme)
  • Named thanks in Ledbury Poetry House during the festival run
  • Reserved seating for any events you are booked to attend at the festival that year
  • Lunch with Director & Chair during that year (outside of festival time)

Select your Friends membership level

Level Price  

Single

Benefits include

  • Invite to Festival launch event and Christmas social
  • Bi-annual Friends e-newsletter
  • Priority booking for Festival sales
  • Half-price ticket for the Friends sponsored Festival event
£30.00 per Year. Select

Joint

Benefits as for Single but for two people sharing one address.

£50.00 per Year. Select

Life

Lifetime membership for a one-off fee.  Benefits as for single plus

  • Named thanks online
£500.00 now. Select

Champion

Benefits

  • All Single membership benefits for life, after one year your membership reverts to Life Membership
  • Named thanks online and in Festival Programme for that year (please join by 18th April to be included in this year's programme)
  • Named thanks in Ledbury Poetry House during the festival run
  • Reserved seating for any events you are booked to attend at the festival that year
  • Lunch with Director & Chair during that year (outside of festival time)
£1,000.00 now. Select

We would like to thank our Life Friends and Champions without whom we could not achieve the ambitious programme of work at Ledbury Poetry:

Adam Munthe   Alison Brackenbury   Anna Dear   Bella Johnson   Fran Martel   Ian Jones   Kerstin Ingham   Lesley Ingram   Peter Daniels   Sean Swallow   Sue Bolt   Wendy Houghton