Friday 7th SeptemberUnable Mother book launch, Waterstones, Birmingham. With guest poets Claire Walker (V.Press) and Isabelle Galleymore (Carcanet) Doors 7pm. Tickets. 

Saturday 22nd September – Writing It Out,  Griffin Books. Two  poets sharing work from their recent collections themed around motherhood/fatherhood/daughterhood, family and grief. With double readings from Helen and Christina Thatcher. Tickets 

Friday 20th October, The Poetry Cafe, London. Three unflinching poets share powerful, emotional work. With Helen, Christina Thatcher and Claire Williamson

Tuesday 27th November– Helen will be reading at Poetry Bites with Simon Turner.

Thursday 28th February 2019 – Victoria Richards book launch, London.