Joe is a regular performer at events around Yorkshire and beyond. He has appeared at numerous literature festivals and poetry slams and is one of the regular comperes at the Cloth Cat Open Mic night in Leeds.

If you’d like to book Joe for your event, please contact him on Facebook or via the Contact page on this site.

Here’s an example of Joe on stage. You can find more at his YouTube channel.


Festival Appearances

  • Huddersfield Literature Festival (2017, 2016)
  • Jane’s Walk Leeds (2017)
  • Ilkley Literature Festival (2017, 2016, 2015)
  • Lancaster Literature Festival (2016)
  • Poetry at the Parsonage (2017, 2016)
  • Wakefield Literature Festival (2016)
  • Writing on Air Festival (2016)
  • A Flock of Words (2016)
  • Happygate Festival (2016)

 Competition Prizes

  • Ilkley Literature Festival Open Mic Competition 2017: Winner
  • Sheffield Sharrow Festival Slam 2017: Runner-up
  • Sheffield Sharrow Festival Slam 2016: Runner-up
  • Poetry at the Parsonage Slam 2016: Commended
  • A Flock of Words Slam 2016: Commended