Back by popular demand, Bob Hill makes another appearance on the DJ Derek Stage at this year’s Wilkswood Roots Reggae Festival.
Bob is a performance poet, workshop leader, DJ, broadcaster and music journalist based in Bournemouth who works around the UK and in Europe. He has performed his words at festivals and on stages including the Edinburgh Fringe and the infamous Betsey Trotwood all-dayers.
Bob is the creator and host of Poetry On The Spot in Bournemouth and the creative director behind The Mighty Pen writing workshops. Bob has led writing workshops in primary and secondary schools, retirement homes, businesses, museums, art galleries, libraries, a haunted house, a Neolithic Henge monument and in a 1940s Airstream trailer.
Bob has been the Yellow Buses Poet in Residence, the curator of the Poetry on the Fringe section of the Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe, Blogger in Residence for the By-the-Sea Arts Hub and Creative Space in Bournemouth, a poetry tutor for Creative Thoughts at the National Trust property of Kingston Lacey and workshop leader for the Bicester Writing Group.