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£500 raised for Covid 19 emergency fund

I thought you would like to know… Sales of the NHS poetry anthology THESE ARE THE HANDS have been wonderful – and only4 days after its publication date I am delighted to say it has raised £519.28 in profits which is being donated to the NHS Charities Together Covid 19 Emergency fund I have more […]

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Article in The Psychologist

Article in THE PSYCHOLOGIST about These Are The Hands NHS Poetry Anthology: https://thepsychologist.bps.org.uk/volume-33/april-2020/poems-nhs-best-poem-country-has-ever-written?fbclid=IwAR1nR2yviQgR4qJX_-NMVENNaxW9MJH7IuSJVAjFX289a0TZLnfuqZUuOxY  

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David Nicholls endorses NHS anthology!

also available from here if you buy one copy we donate £2.21 to NHS charities together If for example you buy 4 books, we can then donate £17.86!! (am ordering them direct from printers each time so obvs save money on shipping and handling fees on bulk orders)   I love David Nicholls’ writing. Well […]

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NHS POETRY ANTHOLOGY LAUNCH!

ALL LAUNCHES CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS BUT BOOK VERY MUCH AVAILABLE – CLICK HERE   Everyone are Welcome to Waterstones Tottenham Court Road for a book launch of THESE ARE THE HANDS – an NHS poetry anthology ABOUT the NHS and written BY the NHS staff Waterstones are celebrating World Poetry Day by inviting you […]

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Lisa Blower NEWS!

We published Lisa Blower’s first novel Sitting Ducks – and still have  a few copies if you missed it first time round… a funny stark working class novel set in Stoke-on-Trent which was shortlisted for the Arnold Bennett Book Award If you click here you can read more about Sitting Ducks and order a copy […]

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A Year in Pictures!!

Hi everyone I thought I’d like to share with you what has happened at Fair Acre Press this year! But make it a little easier by presenting it mostly in picture form We have published books! Windy Old Fossils – a hilarious short play by Tom Wentworth for 2 actors on wind power and rural […]

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New Keith Chandler pamphlet!

We are very proud to have published Keith Chandler’s long poem: A Ballad for Kitty Cockroach for adults and children – it is a story about climate change and how these insects might save the world from humans! A great stocking filler A great New Year gift for yourself Click here to buy a copy […]

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A December Poem

Common Salt by Chris Kinsey Tenth Christmas I dismissed Santa and was thrilled – a chemistry set and microscope matched my wishes. Casting iron filings and magnet aside I purpled colourless days with gallons of potassium permanganate hoarded the small tube of heavenly blue copper sulphate helplessly watching it fade to dull white. I tilted […]

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Origami workshop! Tues Nov 26th 2 til 4

I have just rung up Qube Gallery in Oswestry and there are still a few places available on Paul Kielty’s Origami Stars workshop It is on Tuesday 26th November from 2 till 4 and it costs £20 There are 5 people booked on – with the space for a few more… You can book a […]

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