Suffolk's Own Eisteddfod

Saturday 7th October 2017

11.00am                   Doors open

11.30am Welcome to the day & introduction to the Judges 

11.45am Beverley Price (retiring Chief Skald) regales us with a poem

11.55am The Poetry Contest begins

12.00noon  Contestant #1 - TBC

12.10pm Contestant #2 - TBC

12.20pm Contestant #3 - TBC

12.30pm Contestant #4 - TBC

12.40pm Judges retire to consult and vote, whilst Robin Herne runs a poetry writing workshop

1.00pm The judges return, winner of the Skaldic Poet's Chair & Crown is announced and takes his/her Throne

1.15pm Break for lunch/refreshments at the bar 

2.00pm                     Rachel O' Leary (retiring Chief Skald) regales us with a short story

2.15pm The Storytelling Contest begins

2.20pm                      Contestant #1 - TBC

2.35pm                      Contestant #2 - TBC

2.50pm                      Contestant #3 - TBC

3.05pm                      Contestant #4 - TBC

3.20pm                      Contestant #5 - TBC

3.35pm                      Judges retire to consult and vote, whilst Robin Herne entertains with a story

3.50pm                      The judges return, winner of the Skaldic Storyteller's Chair & Crown is announced and takes his/her Throne

4.00pm                      Both winners set the theme for next year. Thanks to all who took part, and close of the Eisteddfod